Young students aboard the E/V Discovery for an educational boat cruise


Our educators provide place-based marine science programs that focus on the conservation of the state's coastal natural resources, as well as relevant science standards. For more information, email

K-12 Education

A SCDNR educator showing a male stingray to students

We offer land- and boat-based student programs led by our education staff across the coastline.

Adult Education

A group on the beach gathered around an instructor

We offer free public programs to inspire stewardship and appreciation of our coastal resources.

Teacher Workshops

Teachers on the beach completing a group assignment

Every summer we offer a workshop for teachers using South Carolina estuaries as our classroom.

Thank you to our sponsors:

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Dominion Energy Logo
Frances P. Bunnelle Foundation Logo
South Carolina Saltwater Recreational Fishing License Logo
Clean Vessel Act Logo