NOAA Science Camp will not be offering in-person programs this year. Learn more at: NOAA Science Camp main page
Junior Leadership Program
As part of NOAA Science Camp, the Junior Leadership Program (JLP) is designed specifically for teens entering 9th–12th grades in the fall of...
Building Citizen Science With Volunteers As Partners: Part 1
2015 was a pilot year for Crab Team monitoring. Here, in a series of two posts, Natalie White, an undergraduate in the UW Program on the Environment Capstone Program, will share the work she did to understand the volunteer experience during our pilot year. In a third post, we’ll fill you in on...
A. Project Oversight and Account Establishment
While Washington Sea Grant (WSG) receives funding from a number of federal and state sources, most of the fiscal resources that support its research program come from NOAA through grants to the University of Washington (UW). For t...
Marine Weather Workshop in Port Townsend
Learn to read the weather before you head out on the water.
Washington Sea Grant, WSU Jefferson County Extension and the Port of Port Townsend are sponsoring a Marine Weather Workshop in Port Townsend.
Topics to be covered include weather charts, getting current weather, global winds, waves, atmosph...
Sea Star Recovery; COVID-19 Effects on Fishing Industry
Tune into this online public speaker series coordinated by Northwest Straits Initiative, Whatcom County MRC, and Whatcom Watersheds Information Network.
Melissa Miner, Researcher at UC Santa Cruz will present Pattens in Sea Start Recovery; and
Pete Granger of Working Waterfront Coalition of Whatcom ...
Octopus Adventures: Junior Ecologists
Join Padilla Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve’s monthly online class for kids, Junior Ecologists. This month’s session is focused on octopi. Who doesn’t love an octopus? Meet Padilla Bay’s own Pacific Red octopus, and learn how clever this 8-armed wonder can be.
WSG Keystone Fellowship
Washington Sea Grant Keystone Fellowship Program
Fellowship application: Due June 24, 5:00pm Pacific Time
2022-23 Host Office: Port of Seattle
Tips for writing personal statements, CV’s, and interviewing for Sea Grant fellowships [PDF]
The goal of the Washington Sea ...
EarthLab Salon: How We Present Native Knowledge is Environmental Justice
A case for Indigenous storytelling in museums
Part of centering equity and justice in environmental work includes honoring the knowledge and work of communities that disproportionately face environmental harms. This idea comes to bear when we consider the social and ecological harm Indigenous commun...
Brokering Lane Agreements Between Crabbers and Towboat Operators
Kevin Decker, Coastal Economist
In the late 1970s, conflicts between oceangoing tugs and commercial crabbers became a major problem in Washington, Oregon and California. Crab pots fouled...
40 Years at Padilla Bay!
Padilla Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve turned 40 this year, and they’d like to take you back to the beginnings. This online presentation will feature photos from the archives, video interviews with current and former staff, and tales of our growth from a team of 3 to the present vibra...
River and Ocean Film Festival
Ian Miller, Coastal Hazards Specialist, Olympic Peninsula
The River and Ocean Film Festival is presented each year by Washington Sea Grant and partners and offers film explorations of our regional rivers and oceans. The films highlight the beauty and opportunity of this regi...
River & Ocean Film Festival
The 7th Annual River and Ocean Film Festival will be presented as an online event this year. Starting in mid-September, three streaming episodes will be posted to Washington Sea Grant’s YouTube account for viewing from the comfort of your home, office, or anywhere you happen to be with your...
50 Years of Washington Sea Grant
Updated: Sept 29, 2021
We’re celebrating Washington Sea Grant’s 50th anniversary year with a variety of stories and events
Since its inception, Washington Sea Grant (WSG) has been uniting resources from federal, state and our local universities to provide tools, guidance and services b...
Virtual Beach Seine Adventure
Ever wonder who’s living under the waves in Padilla Bay? Not ready for SCUBA? Join this online program with Padilla Bay staff. You’ll watch from your screen as they take our rowboat out into the eelgrass and pull a net through the water. You’ll help discover who was caught and lear...