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

A Comparison of the Properties of Diluted Bitumen Crudes with other Oils

NOAA Oil Sands Report: Transporting Alberta Oil Sands Products: Defining the Issues and Assessing the Risks

Northeast Ocean Data

Maps and data for ocean planning in the northeastern U.S.

In early 2010, the National Ocean Service’s Ocean Uses Team partnered with the University of New Hampshire’s Coastal Response Resource Center to map a wide range of ocean uses in New Hampshire and Southern Maine.

Heather Ballestero - Dissertation Defense "Bacterial Biodegradation of Soluble Crude Oil Hydrocarbons and the Influences of Protistan Predation in Simulated Arctic Seawater and Sea Ice"

A report by the National Academy of Sciences, National Research Council, Transportation Research Board

Arctic Standards Recommendations on Oil Spill Prevention, Response, and Safety in the U.S. Arctic Ocean