NOAA Living Marine Resources Cooperative Science Center

  • The NOAA Living Marine Resources Cooperative Science Center (LMRCSC) trains and graduates students from underrepresented communities in marine science for careers in research, management, and public policy that support the sustainable harvest and conservation of our nation's living marine resources. With its partner institutions, the LMRCSC conducts research on marine and estuarine systems congruent with the interests of NOAA Fisheries.

    The Living Marine Resources Cooperative Science Center is supported by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Educational Partnership Program with Minority Serving Institutions (EPP/MSI). 

  • Lead Institution:

    University of Maryland Eastern Shore

    Partner Institutions:

    Delaware State University

    Hampton University

    Oregon State University

    Savannah State University

    University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science Institute of Marine and Environmental Technology

    University of Miami Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences


  • News from the LMRCSC 

  • IMET'S ROSE JAGUS AWARDED ELKINS PROFESSORSHIP

    July 18, 2017 - Professor Rose Jagus of the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science (UMCES) has been awarded the Wilson H. Elkins Professorship by the University System of Maryland for her contributions to increasing the diversity of scientists working in the marine sciences. Reprinted with permission from www.umces.edu.

    NOAA LMRCSC ALUMNA FROM HAMPTON UNIVERSITY AIMS FOR CAREER IN MARINE SCIENCE EDUCATION AND OUTREACH

    July 12, 2017 - NOAA LMRCSC alumna Symone Gyles, who earned a B.S. in marine and environmental science from Hampton University in May 2015, plans to devote her career to marine science education and outreach, with a particular focus on ocean literacy and the access of minority high school students to STEM educational resources.

    LMRCSC RELEASES FALL 2016 NEWSLETTER

    October 25, 2016 - Read the latest news stories from the NOAA LMRCSC in the Fall 2016 newsletter. In this issue, we're thrilled to share that the NOAA Office of Education has funded the NOAA LMRCSC for five additional years, as well as highlights from our summer programs and recent accomplishments of our students and faculty.


    STUDENT FISHERIES ORGANIZATION TO HOST AQUATIC RESOURCES AND ECOSYSTEMS SYMPOSIUM

    February 28, 2017 - UMES students of the American Fisheries Society are hosting a daylong symposium focused on Delmarva's Aquatic Resources and Ecosystems on April 28, 2017.


    LMRCSC RELEASES SPRING 2017 NEWSLETTER

    May 9, 2017 - Read the latest news stories from the NOAA LMRCSC in it Spring 2017 newsletter. Learn more about recent events and accomplishments of NOAA LMRCSC faculty and students. 




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    NOAA Living Marine Resources Cooperative Science Center
    University of Maryland Eastern Shore (Lead Institution)
    (410) 651-7870
    Award numbers: FY 2016 Award #NA16SEC4810007 
    Funding Agency: NOAA Educational Partnership Program with Minority-Serving Institutions (EPP/MSI)
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