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Ecology of the Gauntlet: Lessons Learned from Juvenile Salmon Migrations in British Columbia

January 23, 2019 12:00pm

Learn from UNH professor Nathan Furey about salmon's migration to the sea.

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Education

Understanding Nature

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Each year, thousands of children and adults participate in educational programs at our “living laboratory,” in our barn classroom, and in a modern teaching laboratory.

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Conservation

Defining Best Practices

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The Wells Reserve protects 2,250 acres of coastal habitats on Maine's southwest coast. The site serves as a model for best management practices in conservation. 

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Research

Measuring Change

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Science is at the core of our mission. Our team of researchers works to ensure healthy salt marsh ecosystems by studying watersheds, estuaries, and the coast.

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Weddings

A beautiful barn, on-site kitchen, and plenty of open space for your Maine wedding

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