Sea Grant

The Connecticut Sea Grant Extension office is located at the UConn Avery Point Campus in Groton. Our Sea Grant program offers Extension educational outreach related to healthy coastal ecosystems, environmental literacy, resilient communities, aquaculture and fisheries, and other areas. Learn more about the programs offered at

Sea Grant & Marine Sciences Building

University of Connecticut – Avery Point
Marine Science Building 1080 Shennecossett Road
Groton, Connecticut 06340


List of People
Deborah AbibouDeborah AbibouSustainable and Resilient Community Extension Educator
Nancy.BalcomNancy BalcomCenter Coordinator, Seafood Safety, Fisheries Senior Extension Educator
Juliana BarrettJuliana BarrettCoastal Habitats Extension Educator
Anoushka ConcepcionAquaculture Assistant Extension Educator
Tessa GetchisAquaculture Senior Extension Educator
Michael GilmanMichael GilmanAquaculture Workforce Development and Shell Recycling Coordination
Zach GordonZachary GordonRegional Aquaculture Liaison