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.

Recent News

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Shannon Rogers – Working with NOAA Coastal Management Fellowship

Shannon Rogers was a co-author on a recently accepted project proposal, The Social Indicator Project: Integrating social science into ecosystem management for New Hampshire’s estuaries, for a NOAA Coastal Management Fellowship and will serve on the project Steering Committee. In 2013-2014, Rogers (supported by PSU CFE and NH EPSCoR) partnered with the Piscataqua Region Estuary […]

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MS in Environmental Science & Policy and Graduate Research Assistantships

Plymouth State University (PSU), Plymouth, NH, is inviting applications for its MS program in Environmental Science and Policy (ES&P). The MS in ES&P is coordinated by PSU’s Department of ES&P and the Center for the Environment (CFE). Students will have opportunities to collaborate with interdisciplinary teams of faculty, students, and scientists from other academic, governmental, […]

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Graduate Assistant Opportunity in Ecosystem Services

The Center for the Environment (CFE) and the Masters of Science Program Environmental Science & Policy at Plymouth State University (PSU) seeks applicants for a unique and exciting graduate research assistant (GRA) position to be focused on view-shed understanding and valuation. Ecosystems in New Hampshire and the surrounding Northern Forest Region provide a wide range […]

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Website Review – Input needed!

Throughout this year Melanie Perello, a Master’s student in Environmental Science and Policy at Plymouth State University, has been working in Squam Lake and Ossipee Lake for her thesis research. The project is looking at water quality and its relationship with climate and weather events. As part of her project, she has developed a website to […]

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Building Community Resilience

In collaboration with New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), Kathleen Bush will be involved with two newly funded projects focusing on building capacity for climate change adaptation in the state of New Hampshire. This work is part of DHHS’s Climate and Public Health Program through the Center for Disease Control’s Climate Ready […]

Contact Us

Contact Us

January 9th, 2013 by Michael

Center for the Environment

Plymouth State University
Russell House
MSC #63, 17 High Street
Plymouth, NH 03264

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