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Funding for Forests

UNH Extension received two grants that will support their work in managing and protecting the state's forests. Read More

Recent Stories

  • aerial photo of T Hall and UNH campus
    - Advancing Disability Services
    With a $3M grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, UNH's Institute on Disability will continue its support of New Hampshire residents with disabilities. Read More
  • Nathan Schwadron sits in a room full of computer equipment and smiles at the camera.
    - Physics Fellow
    UNH physics professor Nathan Schwadron has been elected to the prestigious 2022 Class of Fellows of the American Geophysical Union.  Read More
  • Female graduate student on a boat holding a male blue crab
    - Crustacean Consternation
    UNH researchers have documented the first-ever pair of mated blue crabs in Great Bay Estuary, with potentially serious impacts on the ecosystem. Read More
  • photo collage of Carsey Director Michael Ettlinger
    - Steady Guidance and a Broad Perspective
    Michael Ettlinger is always thinking of the bigger picture. “My undergraduate degree was in electrical engineering and then, well, then I went to law school,” he says, looking... Read More
  • Aerial image of Abisko, Sweden, with lakes and green land near mountains.
    - Carbon Gatekeepers
    Ruth Varner has received a $3.4 million grant from the Department of Energy to study the effects of climate change on methane emissions in Arctic lakes. Read More
  • Meeting Great Bay History
    - Meeting Great Bay History
    A prestigious National Endowment for the Humanities grant will extend the work of the Great Bay Archaeological Survey to 72 K-12 teachers. Read More
  • Remote Alaskan mountain with snow in foreground
    - Baking and Quaking
    With $1.7 million in National Science Foundation funding, UNH researchers will study how climate change in the Arctic could affect earthquake-related disasters. Read More
  • A timelapse photo of the Lamprey River
    - The Changing Lamprey River
    The Lamprey River Hydrological Observatory has been collecting data on the chemistry and hydrology of the 212-square-mile Lamprey River watershed, providing a baseline of data on... Read More
  • photo collage of Michael Swack
    - Making a Difference through Community Development
    “If you get involved in community development work, it means you're basically an optimistic person because you believe that the work you can do can make a difference… And the... Read More
  • Image of moon above Earth's surface from space.
    - Lunar Launch
    A UNH-built instrument will aid NASA's mission to send astronauts safely back to the moon.   Read More