Natural Resources and the Environment

Eelgrass in Great Bay Estuary

Giving Eelgrass an Edge

UNH researchers received a new NOAA grant that aims to improve the health of eelgrass in Great Bay. Read More

Recent Stories

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    - Excellence in Citations
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    - Growing More Than Algae
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  • Headshot of researcher Serita Frey, wearing a dark t-shirt and a necklace
    - Frey Fellow
    AAAS has recognized UNH professor of natural resources and the environment Serita Frey as a fellow. Read More
  • Bill McDowell and Larry Mayer
    - Geophysical Fellows
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    - Defrosting the Arctic
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    - Dust in the Wind
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  • Simone Chapman stands at the beach
    - Environmental Justice
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    - Eyes on the Tiger
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    - Mind the (Data) Gaps
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