Focus Areas
Boating and Marinas
Coastal Communities
Fisheries
Hazards
Native and Invasive Species
Restoration
Register Now: 2016 Summer Discover Cruises
Mobile app lets Great Lakes anglers share needed data with biologists
Sea Grant 50th Anniversary: Celebrating the work of our Extension educators
April Regional Fisheries Workshops
National Sea Grant Celebrates 50 Years
2016 Michigan Seafood Summit
A History of Wetlands in Michigan
Exploring place-based education from the student perspective
Fellowships: Apply Now!
Great Lakes Clean Marina Mini-grants
  • Register Now: 2016 Summer Discover Cruises
  • Mobile app lets Great Lakes anglers share needed data with biologists
  • Sea Grant 50th Anniversary: Celebrating the work of our Extension educators
  • April Regional Fisheries Workshops
  • National Sea Grant Celebrates 50 Years
  • 2016 Michigan Seafood Summit
  • A History of Wetlands in Michigan
  • Exploring place-based education from the student perspective
  • Fellowships: Apply Now!
  • Great Lakes Clean Marina Mini-grants

Register Now: 2016 Summer Discover Cruises

For the 15th summer, Michigan Sea Grant Extension will provide Michiganders (and visitors to Michigan) with the opportunity to learn about the Great Lakes by being on the Great Lakes. Cruises depart from Lake Erie Metropark, with cruises on the lower Detroit River and Lake Erie, and Lake St. Clair Metropark, cruising Lake St. Clair.

The 2016 season offers more than 20 educational cruises around themes such as Fisheries, Wildlife, Wetlands, Shipwrecks, Lighthouses, Weather, Shipping and more. Cruises for educators wanting to enhance the use of Great Lakes content in their teaching are also provided, with stipends. learn more