Qian Zhang wins national award for research on Chesapeake Bay

April 14, 2017
Dr. Qian Zhang received the Innovyze Excellence in Computational Hydraulics/Hydrology Award on April 13. The American Academy of Environmental Engineers & Scientists (AAEES) and the Association of Environmental Engineering and Science Professors (AEESP) issue the national award annually.

UMCES commits to generating solar energy

April 10, 2017
UMCES has signed an agreement with Standard Solar, Inc. to install solar field on approximately 10 acres of its Horn Point Laboratory campus. The solar field will be a 2 MW system with expected approximate annual generation of 3.5 MWh of solar renewable energy.

Biological oceanography class tours Poplar Island

April 4, 2017
Watch a video as Horn Point Laboratory's biological oceanography class tours to Poplar Island, where they learned the history of the island and UMCES' research work there.

Dr. Roman talks effects of climate change, sea level rise

April 3, 2017
Dr. Mike Roman, Director of Horn Point Lab talks about the effects of climate change and sea level rise.

UMCES' Michael Gonsior sees scope of plastic pollution on Pacific Ocean cruise

March 30, 2017
Michael Gonsior of Chesapeake Biological Laboratory helped a team of scientists survey the scope of marine debris, a subject featured in a new film "A Plastic Ocean."