News and Information

Minnesota Sea Grant's recent news releases, media advisories, and other newsworthy announcements are below. For more information, please contact MNSG Communications Manager Marie Thoms.

University of Minnesota Sea Grant Program Welcomes New Research and Fellowship Coordinator

Minnesota Sea Grant seeks an Aquaculture Extension Associate (AEA) to help coordinate current aquaculture projects that address the economic, social, and environmental sustainability of the aquaculture industry in the Great Lakes region. 

The University of Minnesota Sea Grant program will begin a project in September 2021 to develop producer-scale methods for raising Yellow Perch fish from egg to market size using a recirculating aquaculture system (RAS).

Prihoda is the new Sea Grant Great Lakes regionwide transportation extension educator.

Karschnia is a new University of Minnesota joint MNSG-WRC extension educator for urban stormwater, community resiliency, and watershed education in Minnesota.

Minnesota Sea Grant Announces 2022 Knauss Fellowship Finalist.

Minnesota Sea Grant (MNSG) seeks a full-time Research Program Coordinator (RC) to develop, oversee, and manage MNSG’s research and graduate fellowship programs and to develop their own research program in areas relevant to the mission of MNSG.

New paper published May 11, 2021 in Nature Communications.

This is one of several food-fish aquaculture projects led by the University of Minnesota Sea Grant program.