Shea-Porter Announces Over $1 Million for the Northeast Consortium at UNH

WASHINGTON, DC — Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter today announced that the University of New Hampshire (UNH) will receive $1,034,302 in funding for the Northeast Consortium.  The Northeast Consortium funds effective, equal partnerships among commercial fishermen, scientists, and other stakeholders to engage in collaborative research to monitor marine ecosystem research projects in the Gulf of Maine and Georges Bank.   This grant is funded through the National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) of the U.S. Department of Commerce.