Community, Food & Environment
SUPPORTING LOCAL FOOD COUNCILS AND FOOD SYSTEMS
Published on November 11, 2020
Local food councils in Michigan are a critical part of the collaboration infrastructure for local food systems education and policy-making.
Working to Keep Michigan Families in their Homes
Published on August 2, 2020
Members of MSU Extension’s Financial and Homeownership Education Team deliver free foreclosure prevention counseling services directly to Michigan residents.
Michigan Sea Grant Impacts
Resilient Communities and Economies
The Sustainable Small Harbor project, funded by Michigan Sea Grant and partners, has helped communities identify barriers preventing small harbors from becoming economically, socially, and environmentally sustainable.
Michigan Sea Grant 2017 Impact by Focus Area
Michigan Sea Grant focuses on four areas: Healthy Coastal Ecosystems, Sustainable Fisheries and Aquaculture, Resilient Communities and Economies, and Environmental Literacy and Workforce Development.
Enhancing Environmental Literacy
Michigan Sea Grant is a leader in Great Lakes literacy and science education, helping to create a network of educators, students, and informed citizens who share their knowledge of and commitment to Great Lakes stewardship with others.
Sustainable Fisheries and Aquaculture
Michigan Sea Grant supports the Great Lakes fisheries through teaching about the connection we have to the Lakes; through research that directly or indirectly has an impact on the fisheries; and through outreach to communities.