The Northern Ecosystems Research for Undergraduates (NERU) program focuses on the impacts of climate change on ecosystems in Northern Sweden. The program is a collaboration between the Univ. of N.H. and the Abisko Scientific Research Station. Read more…

We will not offer a summer 2016 program. New program info. will be posted as funding becomes available. All NSF REU student opportunities are listed on NSF REU program websites.
See list of programs....


Find it Fast ...
Research at Abisko, Sweden
Research at Univ. of NH, USA
Staff Directory

Meet our Students

Our geo-science and environmental science students hail from a wide range of institutions and disciplines. All are interested in scientific research and are participating in our study of biogeochemical processes in northern upland and wetland ecosystems.

2015 Students
horrultiner Christopher Horrultiner
University of Florida
Environmental Science major

Interview with Christopher:
What were your thoughts when first arriving in UNH?

We arrived in a bus right? I thought. Different ecology, different architecture, that was beautiful.

What is your opinion of NERU program so far?

It’s a great opportunity. They keep saying they are going to pay us but even if they don’t I don’t mind.

What are you most looking forward to?

Coming up with my own conclusions and research question.


Is there anything you regret not bringing?

Umbrella, Ethernet

If there is one thing you want to accomplish this summer, what would it to be?

Establish relationships

What is your favorite accent/dialect?

Three Facts:

My favorite anime cowboy bebop, Vegan, beat every final fantasy game

Back to our 2015 student roster...