Lois Colaprete joins the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science (UMCES) as Vice President for Advancement, effective July 1. She brings 26 years of fund-raising experience in the non-profit development field with a specialization in board development, fundraising infrastructure, and systems and planning strategies.
Researchers from the Chesapeake Bay Program, the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science, University of Michigan and U.S. Geological Survey announced today that they are predicting this summer’s dead zone to be smaller than the longterm average taken between 1985 and 2021. This is due to the below average amount of water entering the Bay from the watershed’s tributaries this past spring, as well as decreased nutrient and sediment pollution from jurisdictions within the watershed.
A'laurenye' McBeth, Atlee Wise, Cameron Garland, Chris Bailey, Jesudunsin Dawodu, and Trevor Frissell will co-present a seminar on their summer 2022 internships at 11am on Friday, August 12, in room 109 of the Appalachian Laboratory.
Dr. Marie Pegard, French National Institute for Agriculture, Food, and Environment (INRAE), will present as part of the Visiting Scholar Seminar Series on Friday, September 9, at 11am in room 109 of the Appalachian Laboratory.