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Booker teaches children about blue crab. ©Jen Armstrong/VASG

Aquaculture Ambassadors a Big Hit at Hampton Bay Days

The Sustainable Fisheries and Aquaculture Ambassadors hosted a booth at the 32nd annual Hampton Bay Days festival to inform locals about sensible seafood.

©Glenn Markwith

VA’s Watermen Tours Gain Insight From VASG Intern

This summer, CEC brought on a VASG-funded business intern to learn more about the pros and cons of watermen tours, both for consumers and watermen.

Sunburst Trout Farm's new Trout Burger. ©Jean Dent

Local Catch: Taming the Trout: Burgers Go Fishing

Thanks to North Carolina Sea Grant and Devika Banerji for allowing Virginia Sea Grant to repost this story. Find the full article here. More and more, fish processors are working to produce new, value-added seafood that will last longer on the shelf and stand out and compete with imported products. Last fall, Dan Kauffman, Virginia […]

Michelle Covi. ©Julia Robins/VASG

Comparing Risk Assessment Tools for Sea Level Rise

Attendees of the Hampton Roads Adaptation Forum gathered to compare risk assessment tools for flooding and sea level rise.

A teacher digs into the East Wye mudflat for worms and invertebrate specimens. Julia Robins/VASG

16 Teachers Get Hands-On Science Training on VA’s Eastern Shore (Part 2)

16 teachers gained hands-on science training at the weeklong Virginia Coastal Ecosystem Field Course, organized by the Virginia Institute of Marine Science.

VCU to Hold Meeting About Use of Lands End Subdivision on 10/7

VCU to Hold Meeting About Use of Lands End Subdivision on 10/7

The Middle Peninsula Chesapeake Bay Public Access Authority and Virginia Commonwealth University will hold a public meeting at the Lands End Subdivision on 10/7.