News Releases

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.

2023 Knauss Policy Fellowship Finalists. Left to right: Brandon Barlow, Devin Burri, Mary Collins, Jackie Culotta, Celina Harris. Image credits: National Sea Grant Office.

We're a small and very busy communications team looking for another dedicated science communicator with exceptional communication and data skills to join us.

The University of Minnesota Sea Grant Program is proud to welcome Don Schreiner as MNSG’s new interim Extension Program Leader effective June 27, 2022.

2022 Great Lakes Sea Grant Superior Shipboard Science Workshop

2022 Consumption Advisory for Lake Superior Rainbow Smelt

If successful, this project could increase the supply of in-state produced Golden Shiners for anglers, create new in-state business opportunities for growing bait, and help protect native fish communities.

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

Are you looking for local, fresh fish caught and raised by producers in the Great Lakes region?

This position is filled. 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).