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Next Generation: Christina Goethel

November 1, 2018
Christina Goethel is a graduate student at the Chesapeake Biological Laboratory studying the changes in the populations of several clam species over the last 30 years in the Pacific Arctic Region (Alaska).

Appalachian Laboratory to host "Cat Wars" author Pete Marra- CANCELLED

October 29, 2018
Due to forecasted inclement weather, Dr. Marra's presentation for November 15 has been cancelled. We are attempting to reschedule and will announce a new date as soon as possible.

Growing noise in the ocean can cause dolphins to change their calls

October 24, 2018
Researchers from the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science laid underwater microphones on the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean to find out more about the ambient noise levels in the area off the coast of Maryland. They found that dolphins are simplifying their calls to be heard over noise from recreational boats and other vessels in nearby shipping lanes.

Talbot Spy talks with Horn Point Laboratory oyster experts Matt Gray and Louis Plough

October 22, 2018
A video conversation explores research team's 3 year project into impact of hatchery oysters on Chesapeake Bay's ecosystem.

Study finds availability of nitrogen to plants is declining as climate warms

October 22, 2018
Researchers have found that global changes, including warming temperatures and increased levels of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere, are causing a decrease in the availability of a key nutrient for plants.

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