Sea Grant Files

Shoreline of Lake Superior
James St. John

National Safe Boating Week is here! In order to have fun and enjoy the water, practice safety. 

Lifejackets, knowing water conditions, and being aware of dangerous water currents are a few ways to stay safe and enjoy your time on the water. Listen for more tips and strategies to avoid dangerous situations.

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Fishing on a lake
mheisel on Flickr

Today on the Sea Grant Files, Ashley McFarland joins us to discuss cooperating with water-related and connected businesses and industries to facilitate their working relationships with water researchers.

And also - Happy fishing opener this weekend! Don't forget, National Safe Boating Week is coming up: May 18-24, 2019

City Nature Challenge
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Get engaged in scientific discovery!

Today on the Sea Grant Files, Marte Kitson, Environmental Literacy Extension Educator for Minnesota Sea Grant, tells us how we can get involved.  

"The goal of the City Nature Challenge is to add as many photos of wild, living things to the Twin Ports City Nature Challenge project on iNaturalist as possible."  Twin Ports City Nature ChallengeMN Sea Grant

River Dam
Ken Lund

Spring is in the air...and in the water!! 

This week on The Sea Grant Files, host Jesse Schomberg and guest Emma Burgeson discuss temperature changes, species migration, and the Knife River watershed. 

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