June 2013
The nation's 33 Sea Grant programs and NOAA designate the first full week of every June as Rip Current Awareness Week to help prevent the more than 100 drownings that these currents cause each year. Read also three myths about rips.
Recent News

After nearly 40 years with the University of California, Pamela Tom will retire in July.

Carey Batha, a UCSB graduate student, soon begins her 2-yr position at the California Coastal Commission. 

Interesting facts and tips on round rays and how to avoid them.




Sara Hutto



The 2012 CA Sea Grant State Fellow is the new sanctuary advisory council coordinator for the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary.



Revitalizing our rich coastal culture


CA Sea Grant's Theresa Talley on why local seafood is good for you and our coastal communities.



San Diego in 2050 ... If current trends continue
Climate Education Partners is in the process of updating an earlier report on San Diego's changing climate and what it means to all of us.



CA Sea Grant's Rick Starr on his collaborative research with anglers and baseline surveys of deep-water communities along the Central Coast. 




Funding Opportunity

Will the North Coast's new marine protected areas help the state meet its conservation goals? Those interested in benchmark monitoring are invited to learn more and apply:

CA Sea Grant in the News

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