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Acoustic Mapping of Methane Gas Seeps
Bubbles of methane gas can be found escaping the seabed throughout the worlds oceans. Methane is a key greenhouse gas, and any gas escaping the seabed that reaches the atmosphere has the potential to affect climate.
Jere A. Chase Ocean Engineering Laboratory Resource
Atlantic Wolffish Ecology Research
UNH researchers work collaboratively with commercial fisherman to help improve Atlantic wolffish stock assessments.
Judd Gregg Marine Research Complex Resource
Atlantic Wolffish Tagging Project
The NE Wolffish Tagging Project represents a partnership of scientists and fishermen who research the movements of Atlantic wolffish (Anarhichas lupus) in the southern Gulf of Maine.
Judd Gregg Marine Research Complex Resource
Copper Alloy Netting in Aquaculture Cage Systems
Researchers at the Center for Ocean Engineering, in collaboration with Canakkale University, Turkey, and the International Copper Association, are working to better understand the fouling resistance, hydrodynamics and volumetric integrity of aquaculture cage systems utilizing copper alloy net chambers.
Jere A. Chase Ocean Engineering Laboratory Resource
Dynamics of Marine Barriers
​​​​​​​Protection of sensitive marine installations and infrastructure is critical in today's geo-political climate. The Center for Ocean Engineering worked with HALO Maritime Defense Systems to analyze the response of the floating barrier to high velocity vessel impacts.
Jere A. Chase Ocean Engineering Laboratory Resource
Environmental Microbiology and Toxicology
Environmental microbiology and toxicology research at the Marine School focuses on the interface between living systems and abiotic conditions in natural environments.
Jackson Estuarine Laboratory Resource
Field Deployment of a Wave Energy Convertor
In fall 2012, the Center for Ocean Engineering worked with Neptune Wave Power of Dallas, Texas to analyze their wave energy converter and perform a series of field tests.
Jere A. Chase Ocean Engineering Laboratory Resource
Fish Farming Harvest Clinic
UNH/NH Sea Grant research scientist, Michael Chambers coordinates a marine fish farming clinic at the Judd Gregg Marine Research Complex in New Castle, NH.
Judd Gregg Marine Research Complex Resource
Geomorphology and Processes on Continental Margins and the Deep Seafloor
Use U.S. Law of the Sea (Extended Continental Shelf) multibeam bathymetry and acoustic backscatter data to quantitatively describe the morphology of the seafloor and interpret the processes that formed and modified the seafloor.
Jere A. Chase Ocean Engineering Laboratory Resource
Hydrokinetic Turbine Testing
In July 2012, the University of New Hampshire Center for Ocean Renewable Energy (UNH-CORE) tested an industry developed hydrokinetic turbine at Muskeget Channel in Massachusetts on the Center’s 35 foot Tidal Energy Test Platform.
Jere A. Chase Ocean Engineering Laboratory Resource
Innovating Tidal Marsh Management
Salt marshes have been managed for centuries, but these ecosystems are now recognized for many services and management actions should support overall marsh health rather than narrow objectives (e.g., mosquito control). 
Jackson Estuarine Laboratory Resource
Integrated Multi-Trophic Aquaculture (IMTA)
Oyster aquaculture has grown dramatically in New Hampshire during the past few years.
Jackson Estuarine Laboratory Resource
Integrated Multi-trophic Aquaculture Research
New Hampshire-raised steelhead trout are making a splash in restaurants and seafood markets throughout northern New England, thanks to researchers at N.H. Sea Grant and UNH Cooperative Extension.
Judd Gregg Marine Research Complex Resource
International Cable Protection Committee Writing Award
Rhodes Academy graduates and applicants are eligible for the annual International Cable Protection Committee Writing Award.
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Lumpfish Research
Lumpfish being grown to investigate their use as cleanerfish.
Judd Gregg Marine Research Complex Resource
Marine Aquaculture: A Promising Future
Mussels, kelp and trout grown off the coast of Portsmouth, N.H. are fulfilling demand for local seafood while removing excess nutrients from the water.
Judd Gregg Marine Research Complex Resource
Measuring Tidal Marsh Responses to Sea Level Rise
Tidal marshes developed in New England during the past 4,000 years when sea levels rose slowly.
Jackson Estuarine Laboratory Resource
Monitoring of Macroalgae in the Great Bay
As excess nutrients enter the Great Bay Estuary, a variety of nuisance plants can bloom and lead to fundamental changes in the ecology of the estuary – causing loss of habitat critical for support of valuable plants and animals.
Jackson Estuarine Laboratory Resource
Mooring Loads and Deformation of Closed Flexible Fish Cages
Researchers at the Center for Ocean Engineering are working with SINTEF Aquaculture and Fisheries, Norway, and the United States Naval Academy to better understand the external loadings and response of closed contained fish cages.
Jere A. Chase Ocean Engineering Laboratory Resource
Restoration of Eelgrass and Shellfish Habitats in the Great Bay Estuary
Funded by USDA/Natural Resource Conservation Service; 2005-20080 this project is part of the NRCS Wildlife Habitat Improvement Program (WHIP) and is aimed at implementing multispecies restoration of estuarine habitat consisting mainly of shellfish and eelgrass.
Jackson Estuarine Laboratory Resource