News & Events


UMCES scientists complete study on Conowingo Dam and impact on Chesapeake Bay

November 11, 2019
UMCES scientists completed a study synthesizing field observations, model results, and long-term monitoring data to better understand the potential impacts of nutrient pollution associated with sediment transported from behind the Conowingo Dam to the Chesapeake Bay.

USM Maryland Momentum Fund invests $150,000 in Minnowtech

November 4, 2019
Minnowtech, an UMCES-based startup aims to help maximize shrimp farmers’ efficiency to meet growing global demand.

Stuart Clarke named Vice President for Strategic Initiatives

October 30, 2019
The University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science (UMCES) announces the hiring of Stuart Clarke as its new Vice President for Strategic Initiatives.

New faculty search open

October 29, 2019
The Chesapeake Biological Laboratory is excited to announce an opportunity to join our highly interactive, multi-disciplinary and successful faculty as an Assistant Professor.

Horn Point Laboratory welcomes public into world of science at annual Open House event

October 28, 2019
The entirely free, family-friendly event saw approximately 700 adults and children of all ages pass through its gates.