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  • Research Professor at the University of New Hampshire, working at UNH since 1983 at the Jackson Estuarine Laboratory. Primary research focus is seagrasses in New England and globally. Co-founder and current director of SeagrassNet (www.SeagrassNet.org) a worldwide seagrass monitoring program with 138 sites in 35 countries. Extensive work in seagrass ecology, biology, restoration, and monitoring.
  • Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title
    2017 Temporal Variation of Intertidal Seagrass in Southern China (2008-2014)Ocean Science Journal.  52:397-410. 2017
    2017 Genetic identification and evolutionary trends of the seagrass Halophila nipponica in temperate coastal waters of Korea.PLoS ONE.  12:e0177772. 2017
    2016 Eelgrass and Macroalgal Mapping to Develop Nutrient Criteria in New Hampshire's Estuaries using Hyperspectral ImageryJournal of Coastal Research.  76:209-218. 2016
    2016 Impacts of climate change on submerged and emergent wetland plantsAquatic Botany.  135:3-17. 2016
    2016 Enhalus acoroides responses to experimental shoot density reductions in Haad Chao Mai National Park, Trang Province, ThailandMarine Ecology.  37:411-418. 2016
    2015 Dynamic of Posidonia oceanica seagrass meadows in the northwestern Mediterranean: Could climate change be to blame?Comptes Rendus - Biologies Comptes Rendus - Academie des Sciences, Serie III: Sciences de la Vie.  338:484-493. 2015
    2015 Sunspots drive seagrassesBiological Rhythm Research.  46:63-68. 2015
    2014 Monitoring in the Western Pacific region shows evidence of seagrass decline in line with global trends.Marine Pollution Bulletin.  83:408-416. 2014
    2014 Complete genomic congruence but non-monophyly of Cymodocea (Cymodoceaceae), a small group of seagrassesTaxon.  63:3-8. 2014
    2014 Continued expansion of the trans-Atlantic invasive marine angiosperm Halophila stipulacea in the Eastern CaribbeanAquatic Botany.  112:98-102. 2014
    2013 Effects of nutrient enrichment on seagrass population dynamics: evidence and synthesis from the biomass-density relationshipsJournal of Ecology.  101:1552-1562. 2013
    2013 Estuarine Macrophytes at Bakkhali, Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh with Reference to Mangrove DiversityChiang Mai Journal of Science.  40:556-563. 2013
    2012 PERMANENT AND TRANSIENT LEAF REDDENING IN THE SEAGRASS THALASSIA TESTLIDINLIMBulletin of Marine Science.  88:305-315. 2012
    2011 IUCN Red Listing DilemmaBiological Conservation.  144:2751-2751. 2011
    2011 UV-B induces leaf reddening and supports photosynthesis in the seagrass Thalassia testudinumJournal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology.  409:136-142. 2011
    2011 Extinction risk assessment of the world's seagrass speciesBiological Conservation.  144:1961-1971. 2011
    2011 Leaf reddening in the seagrass Thalassia testudinum in relation to anthocyanins, seagrass physiology and morphology, and plant protectionMarine Biology.  158:1403-1416. 2011
    2011 Gulf of Mexico Oil Blowout Increases Risks to Globally Threatened SpeciesBioScience.  61:393-397. 2011
    2010 The impact of conservation on the status of the world's vertebrates.Science The Scientific monthly.  330:1503-1509. 2010
    2010 Eelgrass recovery after nutrient enrichment reversalAquatic Botany.  93:237-243. 2010
    2010 Halophila ovalis in the Tropical Atlantic OceanAquatic Botany.  93:141-146. 2010
    2010 Leaf reddening in seagrassesBotanica Marina.  53:93-97. 2010
    2010 A FLORISTIC COMPARISON OF SEAWEEDS FROM JAMES BAY AND THREE CONTIGUOUS NORTHEASTERN CANADIAN ARCTIC SITESRhodora.  112:396-434. 2010
    2010 Photosynthetic and morphological responses of eelgrass (Zostera marina L.) to a gradient of light conditionsJournal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology.  382:117-124. 2010
    2009 Revised ranges of seagrass species in the Myeik Archipelago, MyanmarAquatic Botany.  91:250-252. 2009
    2009 Accelerating loss of seagrasses across the globe threatens coastal ecosystems.Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America.  106:12377-12381. 2009
    2009 The Functions and Values of Fringing Salt Marshes in Northern New England, USAEstuaries Chesapeake Science Estuaries and Coasts.  32:483-495. 2009
    2009 Subtidal Eelgrass Declines in the Great Bay Estuary, New Hampshire and Maine, USAEstuaries Chesapeake Science Estuaries and Coasts.  32:202-205. 2009
    2008 Seagrass on the edge: Land-use practices threaten coastal seagrass communities in Sabah, MalaysiaBiological Conservation.  141:2993-3005. 2008
    2007 Salt marsh and seagrass communities of Bakkhali Estuary, Cox's Bazar, BangladeshEstuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science.  75:72-78. 2007
    2007 Effect of grazing by Canada geese Branta canadensis on an intertidal eelgrass Zostera marina meadowMarine Ecology - Progress Series.  333:271-279. 2007
    2006 A global crisis for seagrass ecosystemsBioScience.  56:987-996. 2006
    2006 SeagrassNet monitoring across the Americas: case studies of seagrass declineMarine Ecology.  27:277-289. 2006
    2006 Occurrence of Halophila baillonii meadows in Belize, Central AmericaAquatic Botany.  85:249-251. 2006
    2006 Ronald C. Phillips - 1932-2005 - ObituaryAquatic Botany.  84:285-286. 2006
    2006 Sheath length as a monitoring tool for calculating leaf growth in eelgrass (Zostera marina L.)Aquatic Botany.  84:226-232. 2006
    2006 A Global Crisis for Seagrass EcosystemsBioScience.  56:987-987. 2006
    2005 Functional trajectory models for assessment of transplanted eelgrass, Zostera marina L., in the Great Bay Estuary, New HampshireEstuaries Chesapeake Science Estuaries and Coasts.  28:936-947. 2005
    2005 Disturbance of eelgrass Zostera marina by commercial mussel Mytilus edulis harvesting in Maine: dragging impacts and habitat recoveryMarine Ecology - Progress Series.  285:57-73. 2005
    2004 Development of a nutrient pollution indicator using the seagrass, Zostera marina, along nutrient gradients in three New England estuariesAquatic Botany.  78:197-216. 2004
    2002 Using functional trajectories to track constructed salt marsh development in the Great Bay Estuary, Maine/New Hampshire, USARestoration Ecology.  10:461-473. 2002
    2002 Impact of the wasting disease pathogen, Labyrinthula zosterae, on the photobiology of eelgrass Zostera marinaMarine Ecology - Progress Series.  226:265-271. 2002
    2002 Site-selection model for optimal transplantation of eelgrass Zostera marina in the northeastern USMarine Ecology - Progress Series.  227:253-267. 2002
    2002 Weighing the evidence of ecological risk from chemical contamination in the estuarine environment adjacent to the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard, Kittery, Maine, USA.Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry.  21:182-194. 2002
    2001 Lobster use of eelgrass habitat in the Piscataqua River on the New Hampshire/Maine border, USAEstuaries Chesapeake Science Estuaries and Coasts.  24:277-284. 2001
    2000 Estuaries of the northeastern United States: Habitat and land use signaturesEstuaries Chesapeake Science Estuaries and Coasts.  23:743-764. 2000
    2000 Developing success criteria for restored eelgrass, salt marsh and mud flat habitatsEcological Engineering.  15:239-252. 2000
    1999 The effects of global climate change on seagrassesAquatic Botany.  63:169-196. 1999
    1999 The Effects of Boat Docks on Eelgrass Beds in Coastal Waters of Massachusetts.Environmental Management.  23:231-240. 1999
    1999 Isotope ratios of Pb-206/Pb-207 in eelgrass, Zostera marina, indicate sources of Pb in an estuaryMarine Environmental Research.  48:377-387. 1999
    1998 Quantifying the effects of green crab damage to eelgrass transplantsRestoration Ecology.  6:297-302. 1998
    1997 Ecological responses to tidal restorations of two northern New England salt marshesWetlands Ecology and Management Mangroves and Salt Marshes.  4:129-144. 1997
    1997 Restoring eelgrass, Zostera marina L., habitat using a new transplanting technique: The horizontal rhizome methodAquatic Botany.  59:1-15. 1997
    1996 Hydrodynamically induced synchronous waving of seagrasses: 'Monami' and its possible effects on larval mussel settlementJournal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology.  206:165-177. 1996
    1996 Quantifying eelgrass habitat loss in relation to housing development and nitrogen loading in Waquoit Bay, MassachusettsEstuaries Chesapeake Science Estuaries and Coasts.  19:730-739. 1996
    1996 Natural and human-induced disturbance of seagrassesEnvironmental Conservation.  23:17-27. 1996
    1995 MESOCOSM EXPERIMENTS QUANTIFY THE EFFECTS OF EUTROPHICATION ON EELGRASS, ZOSTERA-MARINALimnology and Oceanography.  40:740-749. 1995
    1993 OCCURRENCE OF THE EELGRASS PATHOGEN LABYRINTHULA-ZOSTERAE IN JAPANDiseases of Aquatic Organisms.  16:73-77. 1993
    1993 PRODUCTION AND NUTRIENT DYNAMICS OF A SYRINGODIUM-FILIFORME KUTZ - SEAGRASS BED IN INDIAN RIVER LAGOON, FLORIDAEstuaries Chesapeake Science Estuaries and Coasts.  16:323-334. 1993
    1993 Production and nutrient dynamics of a Syringodium filiforme Kütz. Seagrass bed in Indian River Lagoon, FloridaEstuaries Chesapeake Science Estuaries and Coasts.  16:323-334. 1993
    1993 AN INDEX TO ASSESS AND MONITOR THE PROGRESSION OF WASTING DISEASE IN EELGRASS ZOSTERA-MARINAMarine Ecology - Progress Series.  94:83-90. 1993
    1991 LABYRINTHULA-ZOSTERAE SP-NOV, THE CAUSATIVE AGENT OF WASTING DISEASE OF EELGRASS, ZOSTERA-MARINAMycologia.  83:180-191. 1991
    1990 PHENOLIC-NITROGEN INTERACTIONS IN EELGRASS, ZOSTERA-MARINA L - POSSIBLE IMPLICATIONS FOR DISEASE RESISTANCEAquatic Botany.  37:291-297. 1990
    1990 PHOSPHORUS-LIMITED GROWTH OF THE TROPICAL SEAGRASS SYRINGODIUM-FILIFORME IN CARBONATE SEDIMENTSMarine Ecology - Progress Series.  62:169-174. 1990
    1989 ACCUMULATION AND PERSISTENCE OF TRIBUTYLTIN IN EELGRASS (ZOSTERA-MARINA L) TISSUEEnvironmental Science & Technology.  23:191-196. 1989
    1988 COMPARISON OF A CURRENT EELGRASS DISEASE TO THE WASTING DISEASE IN THE 1930SAquatic Botany.  30:295-304. 1988
    1988 LABYRINTHULA SP, A MARINE SLIME-MOLD PRODUCING THE SYMPTOMS OF WASTING DISEASE IN EELGRASS, ZOSTERA-MARINAMarine Biology.  99:465-472. 1988
    1987 EELGRASS WASTING DISEASE: CAUSE AND RECURRENCE OF A MARINE EPIDEMIC.Biological Bulletin.  173:557-562. 1987
    1987 EFFECTS OF SEDIMENT NUTRIENTS ON SEAGRASSES - LITERATURE-REVIEW AND MESOCOSM EXPERIMENTAquatic Botany.  27:41-57. 1987
    1987 ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS ON SEAGRASSES - INTRODUCTIONAquatic Botany.  27:1-2. 1987
    1987 REGULATION OF TIN AND METHYLTIN COMPOUNDS BY THE GREEN-ALGA ENTEROMORPHA UNDER SIMULATED ESTUARINE CONDITIONSCanadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences.  44:140-145. 1987
    1986 SEAGRASS GROWTH AND SURVIVORSHIP UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF EPIPHYTE GRAZERSAquatic Botany.  24:287-302. 1986
    1986 RECURRENCE OF THE EELGRASS WASTING DISEASE AT THE BORDER OF NEW-HAMPSHIRE AND MAINE, USAMarine Ecology - Progress Series.  29:89-92. 1986
    1985 A METHOD FOR THE CULTURE OF TROPICAL SEAGRASSESAquatic Botany.  22:187-193. 1985
    1985 EVIDENCE FOR PHOSPHORUS LIMITATION IN CARBONATE SEDIMENTS OF THE SEAGRASS SYRINGODIUM-FILIFORMEEstuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science.  20:419-430. 1985
    1985 KARYOTYPIC ANALYSIS OF PLASMODIOPHORA-DIPLANTHERAEMycologia.  77:940-945. 1985
    1984 MALE FLOWERS OF HALOPHILA-ENGELMANNI - DESCRIPTION AND FLOWERING ECOLOGYAquatic Botany.  18:413-416. 1984
    1984 NITROGEN UPTAKE BY LEAVES AND ROOTS OF THE SEAGRASS ZOSTERA-MARINA LBotanica Marina.  27:547-555. 1984
    1983 THE RESPONSE OF INTERSTITIAL AMMONIUM IN EELGRASS (ZOSTERA-MARINA L) BEDS TO ENVIRONMENTAL PERTURBATIONSJournal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology.  68:195-208. 1983
    1983 THE SEAGRASS, ZOSTERA-MARINA L - PLANT MORPHOLOGY AND BED STRUCTURE IN RELATION TO SEDIMENT AMMONIUM IN IZEMBEK LAGOON, ALASKAAquatic Botany.  16:149-161. 1983
    Life on the run: Tracking opportunistic aquatic plants from cotyledon to seed in annually variable estuarine systems

    Book

    Year Title
    2003 World Atlas of Seagrasses 2003
    2001 Global Seagrass Research Methods 2001

    Chapter

    Year Title
    2011 Seagrass Ecology and Threats in the Tropical Indo-Pacific Bioregion.  225-239. 2011
    2008 Seagrass ecosystems: Their global status and prospects.  281-294. 2008
    2006 Zostera: Biology, ecology, and management.  361-386. 2006

    Conference Proceeding

    Year Title
    2002 A plastochrone method for measuring leaf growth in eelgrass, Zostera marina L.Bulletin of Marine Science. 1237-1246. 2002
    1986 CONCENTRATIONS OF METHYLTIN COMPOUNDS IN THE GREAT BAY ESTUARY (NH) AND THEIR REGULATION BY MACROALGAE UNDER SIMULATED ESTUARINE CONDITIONSACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts. 19-GEOC. 1986
    1985 COMPUTER-SIMULATION OF MARSH FLUME PROCESSESEstuaries Chesapeake Science Estuaries and Coasts. A75-A75. 1985
    1985 EFFECTS OF SEDIMENT NUTRIENTS ON THE GROWTH AND ABUNDANCE OF SEAGRASSESEstuaries Chesapeake Science Estuaries and Coasts. A15-A15. 1985
    1985 WASTING DISEASE - EELGRASS DECLINE IN THE GREAT BAY ESTUARYEstuaries Chesapeake Science Estuaries and Coasts. A49-A49. 1985

    Principal Investigator On

  • Eelgrass in James Bay  awarded by Niskamoon Corporation 2017 - 2019
  • James Bay Ecology-Field Research and Fact Finding  awarded by Niskamoon Corporation 2015 - 2017
  • Blue Carbon Seagrass Mapping in Canada and the United States: A Proposal  awarded by Commission for Environmental Cooperation 2016 - 2017
  • Proposal Development for James Bay  awarded by Cree National Government 2016
  • Canadian Atlantic Eelgrass Monitoring Consortium SeagrassNet Monitoring  awarded by Southern Gulf of St Lawrence Coalition 2015
  • Maine Casco Bay Test Eelgrass Transplanting  awarded by University of Southern Maine 2015
  • Blue Carbon Mapping of Seagrass, Mangrove and Salt Marsh  awarded by Commission for Environmental Cooperation 2014 - 2015
  • Test-Transplanting Genetically Different Eelgrass Donor Populations in Plum Island Sound, Massachusetts to Identify Those Most Suitable for a Sucessful Restoration  awarded by Commonwealth of MASS 2013
  • SeagrassNet in Belize and th Nesoamerican Reef Eco-Region  awarded by Oak Foundation 2009 - 2013
  • Swampscott Dredging: Eelgrass Survey and Mitigation Alternative  awarded by Apex Companies, LLC 2012 - 2013
  • Creating the Basis for Successful Restoration: An Eelgrass Habitat Suitability Model in GIS for Plum Island Sound, Massachusetts  awarded by Commonwealth of MASS 2012
  • The Eelgrass Resource of Southern New England and New York: Science in Support of Management and Restoration Success  awarded by Nature Conservancy 2010 - 2012
  • Monitoring Work Plan 2007-2009  awarded by Pease Development Authority 2007 - 2010
  • SeagrassNet in the Western Pacific  awarded by Packard (David & Lucile) Foundation 2005 - 2009
  • SeagrassNet Monitoring in Belize  awarded by Oak Foundation 2006 - 2009
  • Tank Studies on the Effects of Salinity on Eelgrass to Evaluate the Impact of the Hydro Quebec Freshwater Discharge into James River  awarded by Cree Nation of Chisasibi 2005 - 2007
  • 2005-07 New Hampshire Port Authority Mitigation Monitoring  awarded by NH Port Authority 2005 - 2007
  • Modeling Dock Design and Dock Impacts  awarded by I M Systems Group 2005 - 2006
  • Tank Studies on the Effects of Salinity on Eelgrass Evaluate the Impact of the Hydro Quebec Freshwater Discharge into James Bay  awarded by Cree Nation of Chisasibi 2005 - 2006
  • Lasell Island Eelgrass Mitigation  awarded by Moody Mountain Environmental 2005 - 2006
  • Eelgrass Deep Edge Indicator Water Quality Assessment Rivers  awarded by US DOC, National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) 2004 - 2006
  • Sagamore Creek Eelgrass Mapping Tasks  awarded by US DOD, Army 2005
  • Seagrass Net Global Seagrass Monitoring Program - Belize  awarded by Oak Foundation 2003 - 2005
  • Business Plan for Integrating SeagrassNet with Integrated Ocean Observing System (IOOS) and National Estuarine Research Reserves (NERR)  awarded by US DOC, National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) 2004 - 2005
  • Habitat Suitability Model for Eelgrass  awarded by Massachusetts, State of 2005
  • Global Changes Seagrass Beds Along the Americas  awarded by University of Maryland 2004 - 2005
  • Habitat Mapping and Monitoring in Ha Long Bay, Vietnam  awarded by World Conservation Union (INCN) 2003 - 2004
  • 2004-05 NH Port Authority Mitigation Monitoring  awarded by NH Port Authority 2003 - 2004
  • Vietnam Seagrass Net  awarded by University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (Colorado) 2002 - 2004
  • Western Pacific Seagrass Net Pilot Monitoring  awarded by Packard (David & Lucile) Foundation 2002 - 2004
  • Port Mitigation Monitoring  awarded by Pease Development Authority 2002 - 2003
  • Analyze Aerial Images & Produce Eelgrass Distribution Maps  awarded by NH Office of the Governor, Office of Energy & Pla 2001 - 2003
  • FY 2002-03 Port Mitigation Monitoring  awarded by Pease Development Authority 2000 - 2003
  • Little Harbor, Pierce Island, Kittery Point Eelgrass Plant  awarded by RKK Engineering 2000 - 2002
  • Coastal/Marine Habitat Fellowship  awarded by US DOC, National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) 1999 - 2001
  • Effects of Commercial Fishing on Eelgrass  awarded by Maine, State of 1999 - 2001
  • Manual & Video for Community-Based Restortion of Eelgrass  awarded by US DOC, National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) 1999 - 2001
  • Western Pacific Monitoring  awarded by Packard (David & Lucile) Foundation 1999 - 2001
  • Port Mitigation Monitoring  awarded by NH Port Authority 1998 - 2000
  • Eelgrass Restoration in New Bedford Harbor, MA  awarded by US DOC, National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) 1996 - 2000
  • PNS Off-Shore Monitoring Project  awarded by Halliburton NUS Corporation 1994 - 2000
  • Eelgrass Mapping  awarded by Nature Conservancy 1998 - 1999
  • Port Mitigation Monitoring  awarded by NH Port Authority 1998 - 1999
  • Rhode Island Coastal Salt Pond Eelgrass Assessment Plan  awarded by US DOD, Army 1998 - 1999
  • Analysis of Provence Oil Spill Data  awarded by NH Department of Fish & Game 1997 - 1999
  • Functions and Values of Salt Marshes  awarded by US DOC, National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) 1996 - 1999
  • Piscataqua River Open Cut Impact Analysis  awarded by Earth Tech 1997 - 1998
  • GIS & Base Map for the Mud Creek Estuary  awarded by Massachusetts Audubon Society 1995 - 1998
  • Port Mitigation Monitoring  awarded by NH Port Authority 1994 - 1998
  • Restoration of Eelgrass in Rye Harbor and Little Bay, NH  awarded by NH Office of the Governor, Office of Energy & Pla 1996 - 1997
  • Synthesis of Ecological Data for the Great Bay Estuary  awarded by San Diego State University Foundation 1996 - 1997
  • Developing Criteria for Restoration Success of Eelgrass  awarded by US DOC, National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) 1994 - 1996
  • Modelling Eelgrass Habitat Change  awarded by US DOC, National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) 1992 - 1996
  • New Hampshire Port Authority Mitigation Plan Phase 1  awarded by NH Department of Transportation 1992 - 1996
  • Preliminary Feasibility Study of Estuarine Remediation  awarded by San Diego State University Foundation 1993 - 1995
  • Effects of Boat Docks on Eelgrass Beds  awarded by Miscellaneous State Government 1992 - 1994
  • New Hampshire Port Mitigation  awarded by Miscellaneous Business & Industry 1992 - 1994
  • Accelerating Saltmarsh Functional Development  awarded by University of Delaware 1990 - 1994
  • Acquisition of Aerial Imagery for 2 Ponds in Rhode Island  awarded by Miscellaneous State Government 1992 - 1993
  • Collection & Analysis of Ecological Data from Great Bay  awarded by San Diego State University Foundation 1992 - 1993
  • Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Environmental Risk Assessment  awarded by Science Applications International Corporation 1991 - 1993
  • Assessing Impact of Long Term Land Use Change  awarded by University of Rhode Island 1990 - 1993
  • FACTORS & PROCESSES CONTROLLING EELGRASS HABITAT  awarded by US DOC, National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) 1990 - 1993
  • Investigator On

  • PREP Monitoring Collaborative  awarded by Miscellaneous Business & Industry 2016 - 2020
  • Monitoring Seaweed Abundance and Seagrass Health in 2019 in the Great Bay Estuary  awarded by NH Department of Environmental Services 2019 - 2020
  • PREP Funding for Eelgrass Monitoring in 2016  awarded by NH Department of Environmental Services 2016 - 2017
  • Piscataqua Region Estuaries Partnership for UNH Eelgrass and Algae Monitoring in 2015  awarded by NH Department of Environmental Services 2015 - 2016
  • Piscataqua Region Estuaries Partnership's  awarded by Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) 2012 - 2016
  • Piscataqua Region Estuaries Partnership Year 15 Workplan to Implement the Management Plan for the Region's Estuaries in 2011  awarded by Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) 2010 - 2016
  • Acquisition of Aerial Imagery for Habitat Mapping  awarded by NH Department of Environmental Services 2013 - 2016
  • Piscataqua Region Estuaries Partnership Year 16 Workplan to Implement the Management Plan for the Region's Estuaries in 2012  awarded by Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) 2011 - 2014
  • Piscataqua Region Estuaries Partnership Year 14 Work Plan to Implement the Management Plan for the Region's Estuaries in 2010  awarded by Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) 2009 - 2012
  • New Hampshire Estuaries Project Year 13 Work Plan to Implement the Management Plan for NH's Estuaries in 2009  awarded by Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) 2008 - 2011
  • New Hampshire Estuaries Project Year 12 Work Plan to Implement the Management Plan for NH's Estuaries in 2008  awarded by Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) 2007 - 2011
  • Monitoring Work Plan 2007-2009  awarded by Pease Development Authority 2007 - 2010
  • New Hampshire Estuaries Project Year 10  awarded by Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) 2005 - 2009
  • Restoration of Eelgrass and Shellfish Habitats in the Great Bay Estuary  awarded by NH Department of Environmental Services 2005 - 2009
  • 2006-07 Great Bay NERR System-Wide and Bio-Monitoring Programs  awarded by US DOC, National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) 2006 - 2009
  • Work Plan of New Hampshire Estuaries Project  awarded by Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) 2005 - 2008
  • Education And Training

  • B.A. Mathematics, Plymouth State University
  • M.S. Biological Oceanography, University of Rhode Island
  • Ph.D. Oceanography, University of Alaska
  • Full Name

  • Frederick Short