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Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Friday was the culmination of the eighth season of a program launched in 2009 by the University of New Hampshire and The Nature Conservatory to bring back the depleted local oyster population as some 40,000 new oysters were heaved into the bay near Nanny's Island by a group of about 30 volunteers and conservation workers, both adults and children. 

Marine acoustician Jennifer Miksis-Olds, who is also associate director of research at UNH's School of Marine Science and Ocean Engineering, will lead the Atlantic Deepwater Ecosystem Observatory Network, or ADEON.
Tuesday, October 4, 2016

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 and research with state-of-the-art underwater acoustic technology. 

Photograph by Colleen Mitchell, CCOM

UNH researchers will study how sponges, the less charismatic neighbors of corals, contribute to overall coral reef health.
Thursday, September 29, 2016

UNH researchers, with two National Science Foundation grants, are exploring how sponges, the less charismatic but essential neighbors of corals, contribute to overall coral reef health. 

Photo: Dr. Deb Bochfeld, University of Mississippi

Monday, September 26, 2016

Researchers at the University of New Hampshire have launched an integrated aquaculture farming research project that aims to provide a model for integrating land-based aquaculture systems with hydroponic plant production systems that can be used locally to increase food production. 

Dr. David Burdick
Thursday, September 22, 2016

This National Estuaries Week is a fitting time to shine a light on the work of estuary champion David Burdick, interim director of UNH’s Jackson Estuarine Laboratory.