Center for Coastal & Ocean Mapping / NOAA Joint Hydrographic Center

Natalie Cook stands on a ship in front of the Thomas Jefferson hydrographic vessel.

Fantastic Voyage

Natalie Cook '23 spent 45 days aboard a survey vessel this summer to map the seafloor of the Chesapeake Bay.  Read More

Recent Stories

  • CCOM researcher Tom Weber
    - Weber, Miksis-Olds Honored by Acoustical Society of America
    Thomas Weber and Jennifer Miksis-Olds are back-to-back recipients of the Medwin Prize in Acoustical Oceanography by the Acoustical Society of America. Read More
  • Researcher Jennifer Miksis-Olds
    - Eavesdropping on the Ocean
    A new federal contract will help researchers like Jennifer Miksis-Olds eavesdrop on the ocean environment. The contract, worth up to $6.5 million, will support ongoing monitoring... Read More
  • Larry Mayer, director of the UNH School of Marine Science and Ocean Engineering and the Center for Coastal and Ocean Mapping
    - Faculty Kudos
    Talk about making a good impression on your new coworkers: in late April, marine acoustician Jennifer Miksis-Olds joined the School of Marine Science and Ocean Engineering. Read More
  • Researchers Kevin Jerram and Evgenia Bazhenova at the North Pole, with American and Russian flags
    - Polar Explorers
    Halfway through their six-week research cruise of the Arctic Ocean, UNH researchers Kevin Jerram and Evgenia Bazhenova visited the North Pole. Read More
  • Research Vessel Gulf Surveyor
    - Shiny and New
    UNH has a new, state-of-the-art research vessel that will help researchers map the coastal seafloor and better understand the ocean environment while providing training in the... Read More
  • Larry Mayer sitting on a dock
    - Arctic Appointment
    President Obama named Larry Mayer to a four-year term on the U.S. Arctic Research Commission, an independent federal agency that advises the President and Congress. Read More
  • multicolored image of seafloor feature
    - A Hole in the Bottom of the Sea
    When Captain Andy Armstrong learned that a basin in the Gulf of Mexico would be named in his honor, he thought it was a mistake. Read More
  • UNH researcher Jennifer Miksis-Olds
    - Listening to the Ocean
    Asking for time off on your first day at a new job can be awkward. New research professor Jennifer Miksis-Olds received the prestigious Presidential Early Career Award for... Read More
  • New Hampshire students at UNH for SeaPerch Competition
    - At SeaPerch, Last-Minute Fixes Are Opportunities To Learn
    On April 2, the sixth annual Seacoast SeaPerch Regional Competition was held at UNH’s Swazey Pool. Read More
  • Chris Whitney
    - California Dreamin'
    The UNH booth, hosted here by Tara Hicks Johnson, outreach specialist at the Center for Coastal and Ocean Mapping, was a popular destination for would-be graduate students and... Read More