Orlando heads the statewide Ohio Clean Marinas Program, providing environmental education to marinas and boaters.
Birding Trail Guidebook
The book lists 88 popular and less well-known birding spots all along Ohio’s Lake Erie coast.
LATEST NEWS & EVENTSMORE
Deadline: Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Scholarship Applications
To be considered for the 2017 REU program, you must apply by the February 6 deadline.Online Event • Arleen Pineda
Stone Lab Night at The Land-Grant Brewing Taproom
Learn about Stone Lab and test your Great Lakes trivia knowledge at the Land-Grant Brewing Taproom.Land-Grant Brewing Company, 424 W Town Street, Columbus, OH 43215 • Kristen Fussell
Developing Models to Improve Stream Health with Agricultural Conservation PracticesBy Christina Dierkes •
Deadline: 2017-18 Great Lakes Commission - Sea Grant Fellowship
Ohio Sea Grant is now accepting applications for the 2017-2018 Great Lakes Commission – Sea Grant Fellowship, based in Ann Arbor, Mich.Online Event • Kristen Fussell
Ohio Clean Marinas Recognizes Newly Certified and Recertified MarinasBy Sarah Orlando •
Ohio Sea Grant research to gather phosphorus signatures that can help in HABs managementBy Christina Dierkes •
Support Stone Lab During Lake Erie Day at the 2017 Progressive Insurance Mid-America Boat ShowBy Christina Dierkes •
Deadline: Knauss Fellowship 2018 Applications
Ohio Sea Grant is now accepting applications for 2018 John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowships.Online Event • Kristen Fussell
Ohio Clean Marinas Program Conference
The Ohio Clean Marinas Program Conference provides marina owners and operators with updates on environmental regulations and best practices.Beaver Park Yacht Club, 5968 West Erie Avenue, Lorain, OH 44053 • Sarah Orlando
Stone Lab Winter Program & Silent Auction
Save the Date for the 2017 Stone Lab Winter ProgramLongaberger Alumni House, 2200 Olentangy River Rd, Columbus, OH 43210 • Nancy Cruickshank
Live Water Quality Data
Lake Erie Water Quality Powered by: WQData Live
Solar Panel Data Sustainability Initiative
Meet Our Educators
Ohio agents work with and help diverse agencies and organizations such as the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency, Ohio Department of Development, Ohio Department of Natural Resources, Ohio Lake Erie Office, Chambers of Commerce and Port Authorities, Ohio Visitors Bureaus, Natural Resources Conservation Service, outdoor writers, charterboat associations, and the Lake Erie Marine Trades Association. Learn more about our extension program
Visit Gibraltar Island, Experience Stone Lab!
A large majority of Ohio birders are college graduates.
An outreach campaign on preventing the spread of invasive species has led to a large positive change in angler behavior.
25% of students and teachers taking Stone Lab classes receive scholarships.
Lake Erie produces 50% of Great Lakes fish, more than the other 4 Great Lakes combined.
Issues Facing Our Lakes
Harmful Algal Blooms
HABs have been a focus of Ohio Sea Grant’s work since 1971. Today, Sea Grant’s work on reducing and preventing HABs ranges from the local to the international level
Not sure where to start? Our HABs FAQs give you a quick overview of the issue and possible solutions.
Algae Through the Ages
Ohio Sea Grant has been working to address Harmful Algal Blooms in Lake Erie for over 30 years.
Lake Erie Issues: HABs
We have collected information on Harmful Algal Blooms on a special overview page.
Since March 2016 the National Sea Grant College Program has been celebrating its 50th anniversary by showcasing some of the amazing work by Sea...
We're having a blast at the Progressive Insurance Mid-America Boat Show! Make sure you stop out and see us. Monday is Lake Erie Day and $1 from...
Stone Lab Winter Program
Save the date for the 2017 Stone Lab Winter Program & Silent Auction at the Longaberger Alumni House on Ohio State’s Columbus campus. Event time is tentative right now – we’ll update with the actual times as soon as those arrangements are finalized. In addition to the annual Silent Auction, ...
Microplastics and other marine debris are a problem in Lake Erie. NOAA Marine Debrisarine Debris answers your questions during a Reddit "Ask Us...