Gray's Reef National Marine Sanctuary may not be accessible to most people, so its importance is emphasized through education and outreach programs. Sanctuary staff work to get ocean literacy-based programs into schools and informal programs by working with the Office of National Marine Sanctuaries and local partners.
Learn more about Gray's Reef National Marine Sanctuary without getting your feet wet.
When an opportunity arises, Gray's Reef invites teachers aboard single- or multi-day expeditions to the sanctuary for an immersive learning experience through the NOAA Teacher at Sea Program.
Learn more about the animals and marine life of Gray's Reef with this special creature feature and underwater robot competition.