Tue, 08/09/2016 - 10:48am
This summer has been dry in New Hampshire -- so dry, in fact, that many Seacoast towns have enacted restrictions or bans on certain types of water usage. We're blessed with bays and the ocean nearby, and so it may seem easy to forget about the drought if you live near these waterways. Water samples taken on a recent science-based cruise into N.H.'s Great Bay told the real story, though.
Julia Peterson, water resources specialist with N.H. Sea Grant and UNH Cooperative Extension, led the...
Wed, 06/01/2016 - 10:56am
A SeaTrek Program is getting a much-needed update to reflect more current scientific knowledge about climate change and ocean acidification.
Educational programming has to keep up with our changing understanding of science and must be conveyed in a way that different age groups can readily grasp, explained Mark Wiley, marine educator for N.H. Sea Grant/UNH Cooperative Extension. The updated Climate Change SeaTrek Program offered by the UNH Marine Docents in the fall of 2016 will be aimed at two...