Sea Grant


The Sea Grant Marine Program provides research based information to coastal residents and businesses. Escambia County Sea Grant provides programming that helps to restore a healthy bay and manage invasive and nuisance species. They also work with coastal businesses to develop sustainable tourism and increase marine science literacy.

Citizen Science

Sea Grant provides programs to train citizens in monitoring water quality, habitat restoration, invasive species, and estuarine wildlife.

Marine Education

Sea Grant provides classes, trainings, field schools, and a lecture series to increase the public’s understanding of our estuarine resources.

Restoring Healthy Bays and Enhancing Nature Tourism

Sea Grant provides programs to assist residents and businesses with methods and practices that will help improve the quality of our bay, and enhance nature tourism.