The Summary Report from our July 2020 panel Innovative Approaches to Integrating Research and K-12 Education to Advance Estuary Stewardship is now available! Visit the webinar page to download the report, view the recording, and see other related resources.


We are currently accepting Collaborative Research and Science Transfer proposals for the 2021 funding cycle! Collaborative Research pre-proposals are due December 8, 2020, and Science Transfer proposals are due Feb. 25, 2021. Visit the grant pages to learn more and find proposal development resources.


Twenty projects involving 29 reserve sites across the nation and totaling more than $5.2 million have been recommended for support by NOAA’s National Estuarine Research Reserve System Science Collaborative. See a list and map of the new projects, including a summary of each project.


Now Available: Webinar summary report and recording from our May panel discussion, Collaborative Science in a Virtual World: Recognizing Limits and Leveraging Opportunities.


We've added a new feature (still in beta!) to our website. Check out the Collections page to explore curated sets of projects and targeted searches designed to build on the existing project catalog, and help highlight the excellent work project teams are doing across the Reserve system.


New resources available! Check out the Blue Carbon Management Brief and Infographic, featuring lessons learned and Q&A from the March 17 panel webinar.


The full session recording for our March 17 panel discussion on blue carbon is now available on our webinar series page.


Show your support for programs that benefit estuaries by sharing your stories on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram from 2/12 to 2/14. Don’t forget to use the tag #iheartestuaries!


We are pleased to announce that we are now accepting proposals for Science Transfer projects!



In case you missed it, we put together a special update with some statistics and links to popular resources from 2019. Thank you all for a great year, and we look forward to working with you in 2020!