Celebrating Delaware Sea Grant's Jubilant Year!

Best Wishes for a Happy Holiday!

Dear friends,

As we reflect over the past year, we at Delaware Sea Grant are reminded of the integral role partnerships play in achieving a deeper understanding of our planet and improving the stewardship of our environmental resources.

We invite you to enjoy our 2016 holiday message by clicking the image below and join us in celebrating a jubilant year!


We are proud of the individuals mentioned below and many more who contributed to our Sea Grant mission of "Science Serving the Delaware Coast."  We thank the talented scientists, students, outreach professionals and others for their valuable contributions in 2016 and our partners for helping to provide solutions to the many challenges facing our nation's environment.

Peace and goodwill to all,
James Falk, Acting Director
Delaware Sea Grant
Mohsen Badiey, Acting Dean
College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment
Community Redevelopment
Education: Knauss Fellows

University of Delaware graduate students Erica Wales and Frances Bothfeld, and Symone Johnson, a graduate student at Delaware State University, were selected from Delaware Sea Grant as 2016 Knauss Fellows.

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DNREC Volunteer of the Year

The Delaware Citizen Monitoring Program, a joint effort between Delaware Sea Grant and the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC), received DNREC's Volunteer of the Year award for research.

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Outreach: Weather Preparedness

Delaware Sea Grant has been named a Weather Ready Nation (WRN) Ambassador by NOAA's National Weather Service through the efforts of coastal resiliency specialist Wendy Carey.

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Research: Coastal Storms

With support from NOAA's Coastal Storm Program office, doctoral student Stephanie Dohner was selected as a Mid-Atlantic Coastal Storms Program graduate research fellow where she will help communities and agencies increase resiliency to and reduce negative impacts of coast storms.

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Goodies and Gifts from Delaware Sea Grant

DESG Reporter 40 Years of Science
Reporter Prize Package

Don't forget to submit your Reporter readership survey by Dec. 31 to be entered to win Delaware Sea Grant's coast-inspired prize package!

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Dec 2016 Wallpaper
Monthly Wallpaper

With our online calendars, you can bring the beauty of Delaware's coastal resources to your computer screen. In addition to scenic wallpaper for each month, check out the list of notable dates as well as environmental facts, tips, and web links.

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Crab Cake Cookbook

Start cooking! To celebrate the 25th year of the Coast Day Crab Cake Cook-off, enjoy winning recipes from the past 25 years.

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