NMEA Publications

Current: The Journal of Marine Education, NMEA's quarterly magazine, features in-depth articles about marine and aquatic sciences, education, history and arts.

  • View index of Current articles
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  • NMEA News, our newsletter, keeps members up-to-date with news from regional chapters and committees, information about professional development opportunities, and communications from NMEA leadership.
  • View current issue of NMEA News. Inside: President's message, upcoming NMEA conference, scholarship information, chapter news, committee news and much more.

  • The Bridge, co-sponsored by Sea Grant and NMEA, is an extensive web-based marine education center offering more than 1,000 teacher-reviewed, classroom-friendly resources.

    Contact NMEA

    National Marine Educators Association
    703 East Beach Dr.
    Ocean Springs, MS 39564
    PHONE: 228-818-8893
    FAX: 228-872-4279

    EMAIL: nmea@usm.edu

    NMEA is affiliated with the National Science Teachers Association and the American Association for the Advancement of Science.


    One World Conserving One Ocean: NMEA 2009 Conference
    Each summer, educators from the United States, Canada, and other countries gather to exchange ideas, hear the latest about ocean research and education, and make and renew friendships with colleagues. Please join us this summer in Pacific Grove, California.

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    Ocean Literacy
    Ocean literacy is understanding the ocean's influence on you and your influence on the ocean. NMEA members work proactively to improve ocean literacy everywhere. Read about the Essential Principles of Ocean Literacy here, and learn more about how you can be involved here.

    Stay in the loop with Scuttlebutt, NMEA's email discussion list. Participate in national discussions, get answers to questions and learn about opportunities for funding, jobs and professional development.

    Join NMEA
    Join us in making known the world of water, both fresh and salt.
    The National Marine Educators Association (NMEA) brings together those interested in the study and enjoyment of both fresh and salt water and provides a focus for marine and aquatic studies all over the world.

    NMEA includes professionals in education, science, business, government, museums, aquariums and marine research.