AL Honors Maryland Park Service’s Caroline Blizzard for Raising Environmental Awareness in Western Maryland

April 22, 2011
Appalachian Laboratory presented Maryland Park Service’s Caroline Blizzard its 2011 Richard A. Johnson Environmental Education Award recipient for helping elevate environmental stewardship and understanding throughout her western Maryland community.

Appalachian Laboratory Welcomes Western Marylanders at Open House Event

October 19, 2010
On October 23, the Appalachian Laboratory opened its doors to local residents as part of a community Open House. The gathering was a satellite event of the national USA Science and Engineering Festival.

Dr. Ed Gates Honored with President's Award for Science Application

November 19, 2009
Appalachian Laboratory researcher Dr. Edward Gates has been honored by the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science with its President's Award for Science Application.

Forecasting Biodiversity Loss from Development

November 2, 2009
Graduate student Ryan Utz and his mentor Dr. Bob Hilderbrand from the UMCES Appalachian Laboratory have established thresholds for determining when specific types of development will likely have detrimental impacts.