USC Sea Grant

USC Sea Grant contributes to solving the problems of the Urban Ocean, while recognizing the opportunities for coastal commerce, recreation and improving the quality of life in coastal regions such as Southern California.  Learn more... 






40 Years of Progress in the Urban Ocean


Throughout 2016, NOAA Sea Grant is celebrating 50 years of putting science to work for America's coastal communities. Learn more... 


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The Urban Mariner:

USC Sea Grant's Research Journal

The Call of the Running and Rising Tide

USC Sea Grant answers the call for climate change science, adaptation, planning and education in Southern California

The Spring 2015 issue focuses on USC Sea Grant's work directly with coastal managers, planners, and leaders throughout Southern California for successful adaptation planning. The issue also highlights how USC Sea Grant is integrating education with current research and outreach initiatives. Check out the feature stories and in-depth look at the science and research here.

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