College of Life Sciences & Agriculture

A night-time game camera photo taken of a striped skunk. The white and black sunk is walking on all fours through a leaf covered clearing while looking at a stick staked into the ground.

The Importance of the Lowly Skunk

New research from the New Hampshire Agricultural Experiment Station examines factors that affect skunk abundance in the region and across the United States, underscoring the importance of collaborative databases in providing information for large geographic and broad-scale studies of understudied... Read More

Recent Stories

  • Eye Spy
    - Eye Spy
    In a recent paper published in the Journal of Biological Chemistry, UNH researchers have reported the first structural model for a key enzyme and its activating protein that can... Read More
  • greenhouse worker checking strawberries
  • Rudy and her new calf McGregor at the UNH dairy barns.
    - Meet Baby McGregor
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  • UNH Ecologist Named One of Most Highly Cited Researchers in World
    - UNH Ecologist Named One of Most Highly Cited Researchers in World
    Serita Frey, professor of soil microbial ecology at the University of New Hampshire and a researcher with the New Hampshire Agricultural Experiment Station, has been named one of... Read More
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    - Voices of Wildcats
    A fascination with the secrets hidden beneath the sea and inside our brains led Megan Molinari ’21 to a dual major in neuroscience and marine biology.   Read More
  • Becky Sideman in a field of plants
    - A Connection to the Land
    Editor's Note: This is the latest installment in a series featuring UNH faculty telling their stories in their own words. Becky Sideman, Extension sustainable horticulture... Read More
  • Bailey Travers '23
    - Animal Dreams
    Bailey Travers ’23 decided she wanted to be a veterinarian before she knew exactly what that involved Read More
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    - The Dissertation: Nobody Gets Here Alone
    The dissertation. A four-syllable word that signifies years of classes, research, field work, and of course, writing. From the outside, this can seem like a pretty daunting task,... Read More
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    - Highly Cited
    Two UNH faculty members — professor of sociology David Finkelhor and professor of natural resources Serita Frey — are among the Web of Science Group’s 2019 Highly Cited... Read More