• photo collage of kelp and seaweed foragers

    Sign up today to join NH Sea Grant for Seaweed Mania! Forage in the field with our seaweed expert, or prepare sea vegetables in the kitchen with a local chef and a bean-to-bar chocolate maker.

  • photo collage of an oyster farmer and a fresh-caught lobster

    The National Sea Grant College Program announced 2019 federal funding opportunities for American lobster research and projects that support the aquaculture industry.

  • collage of aquaculture project photos with aerial photo of offshore aquaculture raft and close up photo of oyster in a gloved hand

    NH Sea Grant receives $1.4 million to expand aquaculture research in New Hampshire as part of NOAA's 2018 Sea Grant National Aquaculture Initiative.

  • Collage of Coastal Research Volunteer activities

    The Coastal Research Volunteers program connects local volunteers with NH Sea Grant and UNH Cooperative Extension researchers and natural resource managers in the NH Seacoast.

  • Collage of photos from the NH Green Crab project

    The NH Green Crab Project is exploring the viability of a soft-shell green crab fishery in New Hampshire with the potential to market to consumers and restaurants.

Coastal Science for the Granite State

Coastal and marine resources are experiencing unprecedented stresses. Increasing coastal populations, development pressure and habitat loss, commercial fishing pressure, polluted runoff and invasive species all threaten the 95,000 miles of U.S. coastline. New Hampshire Sea Grant works to address these issues through research, education, and outreach in the Granite State.

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