About CFE

Center for the Environment: Environmental scholarship informed by the world with a regional focus and local engagement.

Squam LakeThe Center for the Environment at Plymouth State University addresses fundamental environmental issues in northern New England through scientific research, education, and collaboration. We engage on and off campus partners in projects using science-based knowledge to promote informed decision making. CFE provides future educators, researchers, and leaders with a comprehensive environmental education that includes real-world research experience, an understanding of how the natural and built environments are integrated, and knowledge of the community we live in and the economy in which we participate.

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Shannon Rogers is Speaker at Newfound Business Summit

Newfound Business Summit Sets Stage for Economic Master Plan By Boyd Smith, Newfound Lake Region Association On Monday April 13, 2015 more than forty attendees generated a soft roar of energetic conversation in the usually quiet Minot-Sleeper Library as they waited for the first Newfound Business Summit to begin. The purpose of the Summit was […]

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Art from Environmental Data

The Lamson Learning Commons at PSU is hosting an exhibit, Art from Environmental Data, from April 4th – June 26th, 2015. The exhibit is located on the main level of Lamson. Please join us for the opening reception and gallery talk on Tuesday, April 21st, 4-6 pm. The exhibit is coordinated by Mark Green and PSU’s […]

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Jonathon Loos Awarded American Rivers’ Lapham Fellowship

Jonathon Loos, a graduate student in Plymouth State University’s Master of Science program in Environmental Science and Policy and the Center for the Environment, has been awarded the American Rivers’ Anthony A. Lapham River Conservation Fellowship. This fellowship honors the memory of Anthony A. Lapham who served for many years on the board of American […]

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Collecting Sediment Core Samples From Kezar Lake

Contributed by Lucy LaCasse, Kezar Lake Association, Stoneham Maine Given the recent pattern of heavy snows, high winds, and bitter cold, we lucked out with February 28 as our chosen day to collect sediment core samples from the bottom of Kezar Lake, in Lovell. Though last Saturday dawned with sub-zero temperatures, the day warmed beautifully […]

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Melanie Perello Awarded International Phycological Society’s Paul C. Silva Grant

February 24th, 2015 by blyndes Plymouth, N.H.– A Plymouth State University graduate student has received a prestigious grant to study water quality in New Hampshire’s Ossippee and Squam Lakes. Melanie Perello, a second-year graduate student in PSU’s Environmental Science and Policy program, is the inaugural recipient of the International Phycological Society’s (IPC) Paul C. Silva grant. […]

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January 9th, 2013 by Michael

Center for the Environment

Plymouth State University
Samuel Read Hall Building, 2nd Floor
MSC #63, 17 High Street
Plymouth, NH 03264
psu-cfe@plymouth.edu

phone (603) 535-3179
fax (603) 535-3004