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Community Scientists Sprout New Salt Marsh Habitat

Over 200 volunteers plant nearly 90,000 seedlings at five Charleston-area sites.

Welcome to the S.C. Sea Grant Consortium

The Consortium is a university-based program that supports the wise use and conservation of South Carolina’s coastal resources to create a sustainable economy and environment. Our mission and focus areas >

Our Work

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Facilitating and Funding Coastal and Marine Research

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Supporting the Informational Needs of Coastal Residents

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Developing Resources for Educators and Students

Latest Publications and News

Prevailing Winds: Building Momentum Offshore

Prevailing Winds: Building Momentum Offshore

Driven by a combination of factors, from new federal energy goals to a burgeoning wind-energy manufacturing presence in South Carolina, an effort to bring offshore wind to the Palmetto State is gaining momentum.

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