Enhancing the sustainable use and conservation of Alaska's marine and freshwater resources through research, outreach, and education
We are charged by Congress to conduct scientific research that enhances the wise use and conservation of our coastal and marine resources.
Our outreach and technical assistance programs help Alaskans wisely use, conserve, and enjoy Alaska's marine and coastal resources.
Resources and professional development for K–12 educators. Public education and training in coastal communities. College student awards and fellowships.
Upcoming Events, Classes, and Trainings
Alaska Marine Policy Forum – June 2023June 21, 1:00 pm–2:00 pm AKDT
Alaska Marine Policy Forum — August 2023August 16, 1:00 pm–2:00 pm AKDT
Alaska Marine Policy Forum — October 2023October 18, 1:00 pm–2:00 pm AKDT
Alaska Marine Policy Forum — December 2023December 13, 1:00 pm–2:00 pm AKST
Alaska Sea Grant News
Seaweed farming is a major industry worldwide, with the United States importing more than 95%—19 million tons—of its edible seaweed. Alaska’s coast is ideal for producing home-grown seaweed to meet…Full Story
Alaska Sea Grant recently published the workshop summary Drought and Extreme Events: Building Collaborations To Enhance Data, Decision Making, and Adaptation Planning in Southeast Alaska. The summary details activities and…Full Story
Alaska Sea Grant participated in the planning and administration of ComFish Alaska 2023, Alaska’s annual commercial fisheries trade show held in Kodiak. The spring event draws fishermen and companies involved…Full Story
For anyone who is interested in pursuing a technical, vocational, or seafood career in Alaska, but doesn’t know where to start, check out new maritime career videos available from Maritime…Full Story