Pennsylvania Sea Grant Mission:
To promote the sustainability of Pennsylvania’s ecological and economic coastal and watershed resources through science-based research, education, and outreach.
National Sea Grant Core Values, adopted by Pennsylvania Sea Grant:
Core values that will continue to guide the behavior and actions of the National Sea Grant College Program are:
• Visionary - Advance innovative solutions that address emerging challenges (science and stewardship) and encourage creativity, initiative and innovation.
• Collaborative – Seek partnerships that leverage our strengths. Be responsive and accessible, respect partners, maintain scientific neutrality, integrate diverse expertise and provide the science and knowledge needed to inform stakeholders.
• Dedicated to Sustainability - Communicate the importance of good stewardship and the value of the services that the coastal, ocean, and Great Lakes’ ecosystems provide to the Nation.
• Accountable - operate with integrity and transparency; maintain quality and relevance in administration, management and oversight.
The Pennsylvania Sea Grant team is dedicated to promoting the mission and core values of the National Sea Grant Program. The Pennsylvania team puts science to work in communities throughout the Commonwealth.