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News & Events


Researchers release first-of-its-kind quantitative assessment for sustainable agriculture

September 15, 2021
For the first time, scientists have assembled a quantitative assessment for agriculture sustainability for countries around the world based not only on environmental impacts, but economic and social impacts, as well.

New Partnership Formed to Advance Regenerative and Sustainable Agriculture

September 13, 2021
UMCES, Horn Point Lab and The Nature Conservancy (TNC) have created a new partnership to build collaborative projects towards regenerative and sustainable agriculture in the Chesapeake Bay watershed.

Summer Intern Davonte Douglas connects environmental science and social justice

September 9, 2021
Howard University undergrad, Davonte Douglas interned this summer at Horn Point Laboratory, constructing living breakwaters to help with shoreline protection and habitat for marine species.

Next Generation: Amber Fandel

August 30, 2021
"Understanding these behaviors and movements are important because it will help us manage, and hopefully protect them from, potential disturbances in the future."

Xin Zhang promoted to associate professor

August 30, 2021
Dr. Xin Zhang has been promoted to the rank of Associate Professor with tenure at the Appalachian Laboratory of the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science.



Brown Bag Seminar: CBL DEI Committee

September 24, 2021 12:00pm
See CBL Events Calendar for Zoom Details.

S4C Webinar - Climate Change 101

September 28, 2021 7:00pm to 8:00pm
You’ve heard the term climate change, but have you ever wondered how our climate is actually changing? In this free, public webinar, Dr. Kilbourne will start with the basics and lay out the facts to help you better understand this growing issue.

Visiting Scholar Seminar Series: Andrea Pain, UMCES-HPL

September 30, 2021 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Andrea Pain, UMCES-HPL, will present "Impacts of continental ice retreat on carbon fluxes from land to sea: insights from Greenland" as part of the Visiting Scholar Seminar Series.