Recent Webinar

The Sea Grant Extension Assembly hosted a webinar about marketing seafood directly.

Panelists were:

  • Amber Mae Petersen, the owner of The Fish Monger's Wife in Michigan.
  • Matt Brown, the founder and sales director of SoPo Seafood in Maine.
  • Carrie Culver, an Extension specialist with California Sea Grant.
  • Thomas Hymel, a marine Extension specialist with Louisiana Sea Grant.

Rex Caffey, the director of marine Extension for Louisiana Sea Grant, facilitated the webinar, which took place in June 2020.

Annual meetings

2020 SOPA Award Winner: from the Northeast Region - Maine Sea Grant: Aquaculture in Shared Waters

2020 Nominations:

  • South Atlantic Region, Georgia SG, Savannah Green Infrastructure to Green Jobs Initiative: Integrating Diversity, Equity and Inclusion into Flood Resilience 
  • Gulf of Mexico Region, Florida SG, Florida Friendly Fishing Guides: Preserving Florida’s Fishing Future 
  • Mid-Atlantic Region, New Jersey SG, Providing Residents and Government Officials of the City of Ocean City, NJ with Science-based Hazard Mitigation to Address Increased Flooding Events 
  • Great Lakes Region, New York SG, Supporting Lake Ontario Coastal Community Resilience in Response to Record High Water and Flooding 
  • Pacific Region, Hawaii SG, Building Resilience to Coastal Hazards and Climate Change in Hawai‘i 
2019 meeting, Savannah, Georgia
2017 meeting, Astoria, Oregon
2016 meeting, Newport, Rhode Island
2015 meeting, Mystic, Connecticut
Minutes of past meetings and conference calls

(Minutes are in .pdf format unless otherwise noted.)