April 5, 2019

Seafood symposium
connects chefs with science

The Chefs' Seafood Symposium, hosted by the Virginia Institute of Marine Science’s Marine Advisory Program, aims to connect chefs with the science behind the seafood they serve.
March 20, 2019

‘Designing for resilience’ forum draws record crowd
Hampton Roads Adaptation Forum offers perspectives on resilient design

Virginia Sea Grant, Old Dominion University and the Hampton Roads Planning District Commission plan and host quarterly meetings to bring together professionals in adaptation.
March 8, 2019

Bridge website redesign
puts teachers at the helm

The Bridge website provides ocean science resources for educators that incorporate accurate science in a classroom-ready format.
March 7, 2019

National report identifies regulatory barriers
to expanding shellfish aquaculture in coastal communities

A report released by the National Sea Grant Law Center and attorneys in the Virginia, California, Georgia, and Rhode Island Sea Grant programs, identifies the laws and policies impacting shellfish aquaculture operations at a local, state, and federal level.
February 8, 2019

VSAREC program expands
New researchers join Virginia Tech’s Seafood Agricultural Research and Extension Center

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December 21, 2018

Commonwealth fellow helps agency comment on environmental impacts

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June 12, 2018

Ornamental Shrimp:
Dentist of the deep now commercially bred

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October 10, 2017

Seventy-Five Percent of the Menu
Fresh, local and sustainable—one chef’s goal

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July 17, 2017

Making Waves:
Report Examines Impacts and Solutions for Shoreline Erosion

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July 5, 2017

For the Love of Oysters:
Taking growers from novice to master

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June 5, 2017

Unusually Usual:
Extreme Rainfall Events On The Rise

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April 26, 2017

Virginia’s Secretary of Agriculture and Forestry
Visits VASG Extension

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November 23, 2016

The Jimmy Buffett of Fish Farming

Mike Schwarz is farming fish to fight the shortcomings of the wild harvest of aquarium fish.
November 9, 2016

Amphibious Architecture in Hampton Roads?

The latest adaptation forum explored how emergent technologies, like floating foundations, can be used to solve Hampton Roads’ recurrent flooding problem.
October 20, 2016

From Bayside to Oceanside

Science teachers explore coastal ecosystems with VIMS educators.
October 4, 2016

Where Money Meets Water

Tom Murray has been an economist at the Virginia Institute of Marine Science since 1999.
July 27, 2016

Using Service Learning to Build Flooding Resilience

ODU extension encourages service learning partnerships that increase resiliency in underserved coastal communities.
May 3, 2016

Extension Leads Conversation on Whelk Management Toward Sustainability

Bob Fisher hopes that changing whelk management will take stress off both populations and fisheries.
April 19, 2016

VIMS Extension Staff Encourage Non-Native Catfish Research Collaboration

Tom Murray and Bob Fisher organized a meeting to share non-native catfish research updates.
April 14, 2016

Serving an Icon and an Invader at the 24th Chefs’ Seafood Symposium

Virginia’s culinary community learned about native oysters and invasive blue catfish at this year’s Chefs’ Seafood Symposium.