Education and Training

NOAA Fisheries Office of Science & Technology's  education and outreach efforts are directed at a wide range of audiences that include K-12, undergraduate and graduate students, the general public, and international fisheries communities. Many of these efforts focus on building capacity and increasing diversity in NOAA Fisheries’ science workforce, particularly in the fields of stock assessment, ecosystem assessment, and marine resource economics.

Undergraduate and Graduate

Student-supported efforts linked to building capacity in fisheries science careers in high demand:

Kaplan Powerpoint

K-12 and the General Public

sea grant fellows investigate salmon

NOAA Fisheries Sea Grant Fellows investigate salmon returning to the Elwha River Restoration Site.


nemo students on a boat

NEMO students pull in a fish trawl on the Potomac River.

 library media specialist holds a monkfish on a research vessel

Library media specialist holds monkfish aboard research vessel at Jenks West Intermediate School while scientists conduct Sea Scallop Survey.