Oregon Sea Grant creates curriculum, provides educator professional development, and leads student events.


MATE ROV Oregon Regional Competition  - Students from upper elementary to college age build remotely operated vehicles (ROV) and use them to complete underwater missions. Three classes will compete in this Regional: RANGER, NAVIGATOR, and SCOUT. The next competition will be held April 20, 2024 in Newport.

Learn more: Ranger * Navigator * Scout

video footage of undewater robotics competition
watch video of the 2017 competition


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Recent Workshops and Events:
  • Essential Estuaries Ed-Venture workshop for educators - February 24-25, 2024
  • The Watershed Game workshop for educators - December 2, 2023
  • State of the Coast conference - November 4, 2023
  • Marine Debris Interruptions workshop for educators - September 26, 2023
  • ORSEA Capstone and HMSC Open House - August 21, 2023


Educators, are you interested in:

Contact [email protected] at Oregon Sea Grant for help.