Natural Resources and the Environment

Explore the Department of Natural Resources and the Environment 

The Department of Natural Resources and the Environment, integrates the applied social sciences and natural resources sciences, enabling a more holistic, integrated approach to education, research, and outreach about use and conservation of resources.  

  • Avid hiker heads to the beach for a transformative summer internship
    Wildlife and Conservation Biology major Grey Miller ‘20, who chose UNH for its easy access to hiking and camping in the White Mountains, talks about why he jumped at an opportunity to spend the summer collecting data on sea turtles in Vero Beach, Florida.
    Avid hiker heads to the beach for a transformative summer internship
    Wildlife and Conservation Biology major Grey Miller ‘20, who chose UNH for its easy access to hiking and camping in the White Mountains, talks about why he jumped at an opportunity to spend the summer collecting data on sea turtles in Vero Beach, Florida.
  • A full resume and resilience has made this grad ready for anything
    We caught up with Kimmie Lavoie '17, a wildlife and conservation biology major who recently completed work for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.  
    A full resume and resilience has made this grad ready for anything
    We caught up with Kimmie Lavoie '17, a wildlife and conservation biology major who recently completed work for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.  
  • M.S. Natural Resources: Environmental Conservation
    Research Topic: The Future of Dams
    M.S. Natural Resources: Environmental Conservation
    Research Topic: The Future of Dams
  • M.S. Natural Resources
    Research Topic: Nitrogen cycling in agroecosystems
    M.S. Natural Resources
    Research Topic: Nitrogen cycling in agroecosystems
  • Assistant professor Jeff Garnas, and his lab of undergrad and graduate researchers are looking into the threat from the emerald ash borer, which highlights a looming forest health crisis.
    Assistant professor Jeff Garnas, and his lab of undergrad and graduate researchers are looking into the threat from the emerald ash borer, which highlights a looming forest health crisis.

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