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IMET research scientist talks dual passions on Maryland Humanities podcast

January 11, 2018
Listen as IMET's Kathleen Gillespie talks about the impact science has on her poetry and finding the poetry in science for a podcast with Maryland Humanities.

The ocean is slowly suffocating, reports international team of scientists

January 4, 2018
An international team of scientists warns that the ocean may run out of breath unless action is taken to rein in climate change and nutrient pollution.

Next Generation: Jenna Luek

January 3, 2018
Jenna Luek successfully defended her research in December to become Chesapeake Biological Laboratory’s newest Ph.D. recipient. She talked to us about how growing up outside of Pittsburgh encouraged her scientific path, which led her to better understand hydraulic fracturing fluids.

Andrew Elmore on studying changes to the landscape from outer space

January 2, 2018
When parking lots go up and rooftops multiply, land cover and land uses change. Andrew Elmore with the Appalachian Laboratory explains how he uses data from satellites to understand what's happening on the landscape, including identifying the impact of impervious surfaces on stream networks and measuring the timing of spring in forests.

University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science's Best of 2017

December 22, 2017
To celebrate another great year, we collected our 12 biggest milestones to share with you. Here are our biggest news stories and your most read, watched and visited features, projects and videos.

Events

Jan
24th

Horn Point Seminars ~ Tom Jordan

January 24, 2018 11:00am to 12:00pm
Dr. Tom Jordan from the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center will give a talk on Wednesday, January 24 at 11am in the Coastal Science auditorium titled "The effects of stream restorations on discharges of nutrients and suspended solids from urban and rural watersheds".
Jan
25th

Spring 2018 Visiting Scholars Seminar Series: Jamie Pierson

January 25, 2018 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Dr. Jamie Pierson, UMCES-Horn Point Laboratory, "Copepod tales: Zooplankton as gatekeepers and mediators in aquatic ecosystems."
Jan
26th