Center for Spills in the Environment, along with Senators Shaheen and Ayotte (NH) hosted a Senate Forum on "Advances in Oil Spill Response: Five Years After the Deepwater Horizon" on April 21, 2015.   More information here>>

On April 8, 2015, Senator Ayotte (R-NH) and staff visited the UNH Oil Spill Centers and UNH student research on oil spill response.

CRRC Announces New NOAA Co-Director

UNH Oil Spill Response Forum (October 2014). CSE hosted a forum which featured speakers who played key roles during the 1989 Exxon Valdez accident in Prince william Sound, Alaska and the Deepwater Horizon (DWH) spill in the Gulf of Mexico. 

Building a Better Oil Spill Response

ERMA Newsletter (Issue 1, Dec 2014)
NOAA Office of Response & Restoration

CCA-OSRL Hosts Technical Forum on Dispersants

Good, Clean (Safe) Fun: Kinner showers for lab safety.

This Forum was held on October 28 & 29, 2014 at the University of New Hampshire.

International Oil Spill Conference 2014 Proceedings are now available.

Gulf Research Program: A Strategic Vision

Responding to Oil Spills in the U.S. Arctic Marine Environment
National Research Council, 2014

Congratulations to John Fomous (of Dade Moeller) who is the lucky winner of our 'Lobster for 2' drawing at IOSC 2014!

Twenty-Five Years After the Exxon Valdez Oil Spill: NOAA's Scientific Support, Monitoring and Research

DTox:a Worldwide Quantitative Database of the Toxicological Effects of Dispersants and Chemically Dispersed Oil.  The Center is pleased and excited for the recognition of Adriana Bejarano, PhD., Research Planning, Inc. by SETAC Journal.

Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry Here>>

Environmental Science & Technology Here>>

Exxon Valdez - Remembering...

A group of University of New Hampshire students plans to collect human urine as part of a research project aimed at diverting liquid waste from treatment plants and instead using it as fertilizer.

NHPR story (3/28/2014) Here>>

Properties, Composition and Marine Spill Behaviour, Fate and  Transport of Two Diluted Bitumen Products from the Canadian  Oil Sands (Environment Canada, November 2013)

Hands-on Spill Response Training:
From the Classroom to the Tank

The Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative (GoMRI) announces that it plans to award up to $105 million to support research consortia investigating the effect, and the potential associated impact, of hydrocarbon releases on the environment and public health, as well as to develop improved spill mitigation, oil detection, characterization, and remediation technologies