Outreach and public engagement are integrated into nearly everything Louisiana Sea Grant does. They are the tools used to ensure that our work is not only relevant to society, but directly connected with it.
Extension, Communications, Education and Law & Policy personnel engage stakeholders and the broader public, connecting university-based research to the communities and industries Louisiana Sea Grant serves. Conversely, these same outreach personnel keep researchers and academics abreast of the issues most important to our coastal communities.
Examples of the program’s outreach efforts include: