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.

NSF award supports island students in marine science careers

October 10, 2019
NSF award supports new effort to engage underrepresented island students in marine and environmental sciences

Next Generation: Hannah Morrissette

October 2, 2019
"I study marsh biogeochemistry, specifically what happens to dissolved organic matter (DOM)—microscopic organic compounds—once it gets into marsh soils. Ultimately my goal is to create a more accurate model to predict how compounds in the sediment move and change throughout the system. This research has major implications for sea-level rise and salt intrusion into the marshes."

Women in marine science gather at Horn Point symposium

October 1, 2019
Women in marine science take a deep dive into science communication at first annual symposium.

$5 million awarded to multi-institution team to understand red tide in Florida

September 20, 2019
Researchers from UMCES’ Horn Point Laboratory will build on work they’ve been doing on harmful algal blooms in the Chesapeake Bay to help understand what is happening with red tide on the western Florida shelf.