NHSG-funded research indicates that warmer ocean temperatures will accelerate reproduction in an invasive tunicate species in the Gulf of Maine.
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. Sea Grant works to address these issues through research, education and outreach.