Alyson Eberhardt Profile

Alyson Eberhardt

Extension State Specialist/Professor
Coastal Ecosystems Extension Specialist
Office: NH Sea Grant Extension, New England Center 214C, 15 Strafford Ave, Durham, NH 03824
Pronouns: She/her/hers

Courses Taught

  • GRAD 834: Citizen and Community Science


  • Ph.D., Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of New Hampshire
  • M.S., Water,Wetlands&Marine Res Mgmt, University of New Hampshire
  • B.A., Biology, Drew University

Selected Publications

  • Pearson, C. F., Hammer, L. J., Eberhardt, A. L., Kenter, L. W., Berlinsky, D. L., Costello, W. J., . . . Furey, N. B. (2024). Monitoring post-spawning movement, habitat use, and survival of adult anadromous rainbow smelt using acoustic telemetry in a New Hampshire estuary.. J Fish Biol. doi:10.1111/jfb.15787

  • Satterthwaite, E., McQuain, L., Almada, A., Rudnick, J., Eberhardt, A., Doerr, A., . . . Costello, W. (2024). Centering Knowledge Co-Production in Sustainability Science: Why, How, and When. Oceanography, 37(1), 26-37. doi:10.5670/oceanog.2024.217

  • Eberhardt, A. L., Ward, L. G., Morrison, R. C., Costello, W., & Williams, C. (2022). Connecting science and community: Volunteer beach profiling to increase coastal resilience. CONTINENTAL SHELF RESEARCH, 242. doi:10.1016/j.csr.2022.104733

  • Clyde, M., Eberhardt, A., Prysby, M. D., & Stofer, K. (2018). Untapped: Accessing Extension to Strengthen Connections Between Citizen Science and Community Decision Making. JOURNAL OF EXTENSION, 56(5). Retrieved from

  • Eberhardt, A. L., Burdick, D. M., Dionne, M., & Vincent, R. E. (2015). Rethinking the Freshwater Eel: Salt Marsh Trophic Support of the American Eel, Anguilla rostrata. ESTUARIES AND COASTS, 38(4), 1251-1261. doi:10.1007/s12237-015-9960-4

  • Grizzle, R. E., Ward, L. G., Fredriksson, D. W., Irish, J. D., Langan, R., Heinig, C. S., . . . Eberhardt, A. L. (2014). Long-term seafloor monitoring at an open ocean aquaculture site in the western Gulf of Maine, USA: Development of an adaptive protocol. MARINE POLLUTION BULLETIN, 88(1-2), 129-137. doi:10.1016/j.marpolbul.2014.09.014

  • Eberhardt, A. L., Burdick, D. M., & Dionne, M. (2011). The Effects of Road Culverts on Nekton in New England Salt Marshes: Implications for Tidal Restoration. RESTORATION ECOLOGY, 19(6), 776-785. doi:10.1111/j.1526-100X.2010.00721.x

  • Most Cited Publications