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All new users must provide approval for account creation from their Sea Grant Program management to

New User Registration (User Manual)
To access the system for the first time, click “New User Registration” and enter your contact information as prompted. Your username will be automatically generated from your First and Last names. This registration page is used to register users for other Sea Grant sites in addition to PIER, including the Knauss Fellowship Program and Address Book. For PIER access you need only select from the initial dropdown titled “Sea Grant Staff Only.” If you are a Knauss Host or Fellow, please select Host Office or Program and Year.

You are about to access the NOAA Sea Grant's Planning, Implementation, and Evaluation Resources (PIER) system. PIER is designed to facilitate communication between NOAA and the partner Sea Grant Programs. Through the system, programs integrate strategic plans, projects and funding, and project results. It is a resource for sharing Planning, Implementation, and Evaluation (PIE) information on a program scale and can be rolled up to tell a national story.

WARNING: This is a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) computer system. NOAA computer systems are provided for the processing of Official U.S. Government information only. All data contained in NOAA computer systems is owned by the NOAA, may be monitored, intercepted, recorded, read, copied, or captured in any manner and disclosed in any manner, by authorized personnel. There is no right of privacy in this system. Any information entered into this system may be made available to the public without notice, except where limited by law, regulation, policy or by security requirements. System personnel may give to law enforcement officials any potential evidence of crime found on NOAA computer systems. Use of this system by any user, authorized or unauthorized, constitutes consent to this monitoring, interception, recording, reading, copying, or capturing and disclosure.