Water Safety Tips

Dedicated to the protection and sustainable use of the Great Lakes and coastal resources.

Michigan Sea Grant is a cooperative program of the University of Michigan, Michigan State University, and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. We fund research, education, and outreach projects designed to foster science-based decisions about the use and conservation of Great Lakes resources.


Michigan Birding 101 – Spring 2023

March 7 – March 28, 2023 Tuesd …


Native and Invasive Mussels in the Detroit and St. Clair Rivers

April 6th Talk & Descripti …


Lake Huron: Open Water Fisheries Workshop

Lake Huron: Open Water April 1 …

Place-Based Education

Sometimes, the best way to learn Great Lakes science is by getting outdoors! Through Michigan Sea Grant’s place-based education programs, students and adults can collect and analyze real-world data, visit aquatic critters in their natural habitats, and participate in habitat restoration projects. Learn about some of the programs below.