Here's the latest news on current marine research, education, and outreach activities conducted by the University of Delaware Sea Grant College Program. If you are a reporter, publisher, or film producer seeking information, footage, photos, or research experts, contact the office at (302) 831-8083 or MarineCom@udel.edu.
At the end of a long morning, a Mid-Atlantic fisherman packs his tackle box and upends his bait bag into the water, releasing any remaining worms and seaweed used as packing material back into...more
May 5, 2015-- The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) will conduct an evaluation of the Delaware Sea Grant College Program June 17-18, 2015. The review will be led by a Site...more
Jim Falk has been appointed acting director of Delaware Sea Grant (DESG) effective April 1, as current DESG Director Nancy Targett prepares to lead the University of Delaware as...more
An increasing majority of Delawareans are convinced that climate change and sea level rise are happening, and want immediate action to reduce their impacts, according to a 2014 survey conducted by...more
University of Delaware researcher Jack Puleo reports a new method to remotely survey tidal mudflats in the IEEE journal Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing....more
University of Delaware researcher Jonathan Cohen is using a new technology to analyze and quantify zooplankton in the Delaware Bay.
Zooplankton are millimeter to centimeter scale organisms...more
Centralizing resources: Delaware Sea Grant researchers develop infrastructure to house flood, high water mark data
Each year, Delaware experiences anywhere from 10 to 35 significant coastal storms, including nor’easters and tropical systems. These storms bring with them the potential for coastal flooding, one...more
While Nov. 30 marked the official end of hurricane season, winter and spring months also can generate large weather events — including nor’easters that can bring significant flooding to the...more