Sustainability

Recent Stories

  • Field Work in the Ipswich Watershed
    - From Sweden to New England: Measuring GHG Emissions in Wetlands
    Paige Clarizia, a graduate student in UNH’s department of Earth sciences and recipient of UNH’s Summer Teaching Award Fellowship, is spending her summer collecting data on... Read More
  • Sustained Generosity
    - Sustained Generosity
    On May 30, members of the university's Lifetime Giving Societies were celebrated for what they make possible at UNH during the All Hail event held at the Dimond Library. The event... Read More
  • Flooded road blocked with yellow tape and "high water" sign
    - Pounding the Pavement
    New research from UNH shows that thicker asphalt could extend the life cycle of roads — and save money — as the effects of climate change stress them. Read More
  • Four horseshoe crabs partially submerged near shoreline
    - Crabs in Peril
    New research from UNH has found that horseshoe crabs, whose blue blood is harvested by the biomedical industry for its unique ability to test devices and injectable drugs for... Read More
  • Living Bridge Panel a Sold-Out Success
    - Living Bridge Panel a Sold-Out Success
    UNH students and faculty gathered with the local Portsmouth community for a special evening in honor of the Living Bridge Project. Read More
  • Wild bee on a yellow flower
    - What's the Buzz?
    New research from UNH has found a dramatic decline in 14 wild bee species. Read More
  • Bridging the Gap
    - Bridging the Gap
    Two partnerships between UNH and public officials are addressing infrastructure challenges in New Hampshire's Seacoast region. Read More
  • Illustration of a fish, seaweed, mussel
    - Fishing for Fortunes
    From the icy waters of the Gulf of Maine to clean drinking water in East Africa, UNH innovations enhance economic opportunities. Read More
  • Map of coastal town
    - Watershed Wisdom
    When it comes to tackling the complex environmental challenges New Hampshire communities frequently face, developing productive partnerships with academic researchers is often an... Read More
  • Car driving on flooded roadway
    - Climate Change Woes
    UNH professor Jennifer Jacobs was a lead author on the landmark Fourth National Climate Assessment released recently by 13 government agencies. Read More