MSU researchers engage Michigan citizen scientists in coastal monitoring and resilience efforts using drones
Published on March 22, 2021
Imagery, workshops, and surveys aim to help communities understand coastal hazards and erosion.
Published on March 5, 2021
Michigan fish producers can now engage in online counseling through teletherapy support, thanks to a partnership with Michigan State University Extension and Pine Rest Mental Health Services.
Learn about Freedom Seekers and the Underground Railroad in this free Great Lakes-focused curriculum
Published on March 2, 2021
‘Freedom Seekers’ curriculum teaches students about connections between the Underground Railroad, Great Lakes and science.
Published on February 5, 2021
Alcona Elementary fourth graders are partnering with MSU Extension to study and reduce trash generated from their lunches.
Published on February 4, 2021
Learn all there is to love about Belle Isle in this free family friendly webinar.
Published on January 29, 2021
Extension educator Elliot Nelson dishes on the best places to see winter birds in the Eastern U.P.
Published on January 20, 2021
Pandemic and restaurant closures, fishing regulations and legislation among challenges faced.
Effective partnership-building and communication skills are key for scientific research to benefit society
Published on January 12, 2021
Students attending a professional development workshop gained skills to further their work on complex water quality issues.
Published on December 22, 2020
Fish processing regulations in Michigan require this specialized training for specific products.
Published on December 15, 2020
Preliminary results show revenues were down over $6 million from 2019, but fishing was beginning to bounce back by late summer.
Entering the job stream with an aquatic sciences degree? Check out these programs to scale up your career!
Published on December 3, 2020
Effective public engagement skills benefit science, society, and enhance aquatic sciences careers.
Published on November 24, 2020
2020 was another good year for habitat restoration and sediment investigation on the Detroit River but water levels created some unexpected issues.
Published on November 18, 2020
Results highlight how historically low alewife densities observed in recent prey fish assessments can affect the quality of the Lake Michigan salmon fishery.
MSU Extension’s partnership with NEMIGLSI empowers youth, strengthens communities in northeast Michigan
Published on November 16, 2020
Working together, partners help Extension in quest to fulfill its mission.
Published on November 13, 2020
Interactive online dashboard helps visualize community health risks in three lenses.
Published on October 28, 2020
The region contains hundreds of islands and endless miles of pristine shorelines, as well as rich land ecosystems like boreal and deciduous forests.
Published on October 26, 2020
Hands-on experiences helped Mark Koschmann connect his students to science.
Published on October 20, 2020
Michigan Sea Grant Extension seeks volunteers to use Great Lakes Angler Diary.
Published on October 8, 2020
Michigan Conservation Stewards Program presents six talks that explore Michigan’s beautiful natural resources while looking at the unique cultural perspectives and innovative partnerships needed for successful conservation and restoration.
Published on September 30, 2020
Lessons learned from making the switch to a virtual teacher training.