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.

06.24.21

Michigan EGLE NotMISpecies Webinar, “Big, Hungry Fish” 

Thursday, June 24, 2021 at 9:00 am: Michigan EGLE NotMISpecies Webinar, “Big, Hungry Fish.” Currently, there is no evidence of live, invasive bighead, silver and black carp ­– commonly called Asian carp – in the Great Lakes. Find out how Michigan, Illi …

07.25.21

Inland Seas Education Association is coming to Houghton

The Inland Seas’ tall ship schooner will be sailing to Lake Superior this summer! Join us in: Houghton, July 25 Marquette, August 1 Sault Ste Marie August 7 We are offering a place-, vessel-, and experiential-based program to educate college students o …

08.01.21

INLAND SEAS EDUCATION ASSOCIATION IS COMING TO Marquette

The Inland Seas’ tall ship schooner will be sailing to Lake Superior this summer! Join us in: Houghton, July 25 Marquette, August 1 Sault Ste Marie August 7 We are offering a place-, vessel-, and experiential-based program to educate college students o …

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.