• 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.

  • Cod Population Structure Symposium image

    In June, members of the fishing, management, and research community met with a common goal to discuss the stock structure of cod.

  • 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.

  • View of Hampton Beach with surfers and houses in the background

    Listen to NH Sea Grant Specialist, Gabby Bradt, and Jen Kennedy of the Blue Ocean Society on NHPR to discuss the threat of microplastics to our marine ecosystems.

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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