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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Jamie Sydoriak ’14G – Research project article

Jamie Sydoriak’s, ’14G, research project on grassland birds in the Upper Valley was recently featured in the Vermont Center for Ecosystems’ Field Notes newsletter. The article outlines her work with landowners and developing new strategies for managing grasslands to preserve critical bird habitat. Jamie completed her MS in Environmental Science and Policy at Plymouth State […]

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Plymouth State University and Newfound Lake Region Association Pledge to Protect NH’s Fourth Largest Lake and its Watershed

PLYMOUTH, N.H.– A partnership between Newfound Lake Region Association (NLRA) and Plymouth State University’s Center for the Environment (CFE) will provide new resources for protecting and improving the health of New Hampshire’s fourth largest lake and its watershed, and more opportuniti es for PSU students to gain environmental management and protection experience. Plymouth State University President […]

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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 […]

Contact Us

Contact Us

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

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