Wildcat Spotlight

Broadly speaking, I'm interested in how introduced species eventually become normal parts of invaded ecosystems. More specifically I am studying the introduced seaweed Codium fragile and the native herbivore Placida dendritica.
M.S. Natural Resources
Research Topic: Nitrogen cycling in agroecosystems
M.S. Natural Resources
Research Topic: The role of public participation in food policy reform
M.S. Natural Resources
Research Topic: Salt marsh resilience to sea level rise
M.S. Natural Resources: Wildlife and Conservation Biology
Research Topic: Use of transmission line rights-of-way and New England cottontail clearcuts by adult and fledgling songbirds during the breeding and post-breeding periods.
M.S. Natural Resources
Research Topic: Soil microbial ecology and biogeochemistry
M.S. Natural Resources: Soil and Water Resource Management
Research Topic: Stream Biogeochemistry  
M.S. Natural Resources
Research Topic: Southern pine beetle dynamics and range expansion
Prepared for anything, including a lifetime of learning
Alexis Blanchard ’20 just returned from a summer internship in Alaska. The wildlife and conservation biology major from Astoria, New York, took some time to tell us about her experience, her love of animals and why she will never stop learning.
Well-rounded student-athlete shines in the pool, the classroom and the lab
We caught up with the stand-out Division I student-athlete as she prepares to return to Durham following a summer internship at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda, Maryland.
Students Devote Summer to Social Innovation
Each spring the UNH Center for Social Innovation and Enterprise selects a handful of motivated, high-achieving, impact-focused student leaders for the Social Innovation Internship program. The 9-week Social Innovation Internship connects students...
Kathryn Bennett '19, who is a dual major in environmental sciences: ecosystems and sustainability, is spending her summer abroad in Sweden thanks to the Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) she was awarded!