Natural Resources and the Environment Spotlight

An Opportunity to Conduct International Research
Allison Herreid '19G is about to embark on a collaborative international research program with 27 graduate students from 24 U.S. institutions.
A chance to develop rare expertise and work on solving recycling industry crisis
Jordan Strater '19 is interning at the Northeast Resource Recovery Association, where she’s researching a solution to a serious problem facing towns and the recycling industry. 
Natural Resources grad student celebrates fellowship and explains awe for “universe beneath our feet”
A few days before heading home to North Liberty, Iowa, for Thanksgiving, Bennett Thompson, a graduate student in UNH’s natural resources program, got some news great news: He’d been named a ...
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...
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
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.
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