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Texas Sea Grant College Program

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Texas Sea Grant is a unique partnership that unites the resources of the federal government, the State of Texas and universities across the state to create knowledge, tools, products, and services that benefit the economy, the environment and the citizens of Texas.

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San Antonio Bay
Crab Trap Clean Up

Texas Sea Grant is proud to have sponsored the San Antonio Bay Removing Abandoned Traps program. Organized by the San Antonio Bay Partnership, the goal of this program was to remove abandoned crab traps during the crab fishing season closure to clean up San Antonio Bay, Lavaca Bay, and Matagorda Bay. Cleaning up these abandoned traps prevent local wildlife from getting entrapped or entangled in them.

Cooking with Seafood:
Bacon-wrapped Shrimp

You can support Texas fishermen by purchasing locally sourced seafood at your grocery store or seafood market and making delicious and nutritious home-cooked meals.

What Are Microplastics and
How Do They Affect Our Health?

Christine Figgener, Texas Sea Grant funded researcher, and Natalie Johnson, PhD, assistant professor at the Texas A&M School of Public Health, discuss microplastics and how they may affect our health.