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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

From Spent Brewery Grains to Sustainable Fish Food

From Spent Brewery Grains to Sustainable Fish Food

As part of the Consortium’s 2020-2022 research portfolio, the Mariculture section at the S.C. Department of Natural Resources is collaborating with three Charleston-area craft breweries to evaluate the potential of using dried spent grains from the beer-brewing process as an ingredient in fish feeds.

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Jump-Starting Careers for Students

Jump-Starting Careers for Students

The Consortium launched a Career webpage for undergraduate and graduate students interested in potential job opportunities, fellowships, and locating a mentor in their field of study.

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