This focus area supports research and outreach that provide information and techniques that enhance waterfront-related economic activities. This includes engagement of coastal communities in planning processes that support the efforts of community leaders to identify and pursue sustainable economic development and recognition of the need to balance the multiple uses of these resources.
Specific areas of interest to Delaware Sea Grant include:
Details of the research projects funded by Delaware Sea Grant for the 2012-2014 period are listed below.
For additional information, please also see our latest annual report.
Visit our research project archive to see previously funded projects.
Kathryn Coyne and Jennifer Stewart—University of Delaware
Jeremy Firestone, Willett Kempton, and John Madsen—University of Delaware
This project builds on earl... more
George Parsons—University of Delaware
Rising energy prices and concerns over air quality from burning ... more
Sea Grant researchers are investigating the potential impact of offshore wind farms on beach use.