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Ohio Sea Grant College Program
and Stone Laboratory

Ohio Sea Grant and Stone Laboratory

About The Ohio Sea Grant College Program

Ohio Sea Grant is a statewide program that supports greater knowledge and stewardship of Lake Erie and the Great Lakes through research, education and outreach. It is part of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Sea Grant College Program, which includes 32 state programs located in every coastal and Great Lakes state and Puerto Rico.

The national program is a network of over 300 institutions involving more than 3,000 scientists, engineers, educators, students and outreach experts. This network works on a variety of topics vital to human and environmental health-topics such as water quality coastal hazards and biotechnology.

Support of Ohio Sea Grant is provided by NOAA Sea Grant, the State of Ohio, The Ohio State University, Ohio State University Extension, and participating universities, agencies, and businesses.

Ohio Sea Grant Program Reports

Strategic and Implementation Plan

Ohio Sea Grant's Strategic and Implementation Plan is based on NOAA-National Sea Grant's 4 focus areas to demonstrate how Ohio Sea Grant addresses both local needs and national priorities. The plan is updated every five years.

pdf document Download The 2010 - 2014 Strategic and Implementation Plan

pdf document Download The 2014 - 2018 Strategic and Implementation Plan

Strategic and Implementation Plan Executive Summary

A four-page introduction to the Ohio Sea Grant 2010-2014 Strategic and Implementation Plan

pdf document Download The 2010 - 2014 Strategic and Implementation Plan Executive Summary

Media Coverage Report

Ohio Sea Grant collects all media (newspapers, magazines, TV, and radio) the program has received over the past year and summaries it into an annual report. In 2011, more than 398 articles from 172 different media outlets reported on Ohio Sea Grant and Stone Lab programs and events.

pdf documentDownload The 2011 Media Report

Progress Report

Ohio Sea Grant's annual Progress Report is submitted to the National Sea Grant Office and made available to the public. It documents all the activities and accomplishments of the program over the past year.

pdf document Download The Progress Report 2005 - 2006