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University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
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  • UMCES Chesapeake Biological Laboratory is working with local businesses on Solomons Island to reduce single-use plastics! Learn about PlasticWatch and how you can help next Tuesday at 2:00pm or 7:00pm! http://bit.ly/Science4Citizens

University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
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  • UMCES’ state-of-the-art research vessel, the Rachel Carson, will be docked right outside the Institute of Marine and Environmental Technology May 4th. Take a tour, meet scientists, and learn all about what’s happening in the waters of the Inner Harbor.
    https://www.facebook.com/events/305008270198717/

University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
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  • Many ranchers think of prairie dogs as a nuisance but John Hoogland, who has studied these furry critters for 45 years, suggested that in some circumstances cows may prefer to feed on vegetation in prairie dog colonies due to its higher nutritional content.

University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
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  • Learn about at science and research at the Chesapeake Biological Laboratory Visitors Center on Solomons Island! We're open for Calvert & St. Mary's County spring breaks everyday through April 22nd from 8:30am-4:30pm: https://www.umces.edu/cbl/visitor-center

University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
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  • Taking science innovation to the global market can be highly rewarding but also incredibly challenging. During UMCES Chesapeake Biological Laboratory's public Science for Citizens seminar tonight, recent graduate Dr. Suzan Shahrestani will share her journey from student to Minnowtech founder. http://bit.ly/Science4Citizens

University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
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  • Give your next trip on the Chesapeake Bay a porpoise and help the #DolphinWatch team track dolphins in the Chesapeake. Become a citizen scientist:

University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
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  • When, where, and why do dolphins visit the Chesapeake Bay? The ChesapeakeDolphinWatch from Chesapeake Biological Laboratory aims to answers these questions with the help of citizen scientists. #NationalDolphinDay

University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
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  • We’re flippin’ out because its #NationalDolphinDay. Checkout our favorite shots from DolphinWatch's Chesapeake Bay sightings.

University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
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  • At a ceremony Thursday night, the Appalachian Laboratory recognized Craig Hartsock as the winner of the 2019 Richard A. Johnson Environmental Education Award for his leading role in various environmental education programs in western Maryland, including the Allegany County Envirothon, Maryland State Envirothon, and the Maryland FFA State Environmental and Natural Resources contest, among many others. To learn more about Craig's environmental education work or the Richard Johnson Award, visit https://bit.ly/2IqGr1G.

University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
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  • The Chesapeake Biological Laboratory Visitors Center is open for Calvert and St. Mary's County spring breaks! Visit us at 200 Farren Ave, Solomons, MD any day from today through April 22nd - 8:30am-4:30pm: https://www.umces.edu/cbl/visitor-center

University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
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  • Tonight at UMCES Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, Dr. Kilbourne will discuss the latest sea level rise projections for the state of Maryland and importance of informed citizens in preparing for near and long term environmental changes http://bit.ly/Science4Citizens

University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
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  • Maryland lost a great servant and leader today in Speaker Busch. Our condolences go out to his family and colleagues. His leadership in protecting the environment will be a lasting part of his legacy. Photo: Speaker Busch (L) with Governors O'Malley and Hughes

University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
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  • “There is no place like the Horn Point Oyster Hatchery. Those that work there are full of knowledge related to oysters and restoration.” says Horn Point Laboratory’s Katie Hornick.

University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
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  • Scientists from UMCES and @UMBC measured the concentration of sunscreen ingredients in seawater, sediment, and coral tissues around this island of Oahu, Hawaii as a baseline for future risk assessments.

University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
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  • Hear it from the experts...find out about chances to meet with our scientists in your community. Sign up for the Environmental Insights newsletter.

University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
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  • Using satellite telemetry, scientists developed a model to track leatherback turtles. By providing countries along the coast of Central and South America with this information, scientists hope for a decrease in the accidental capture of Eastern Pacific leatherback turtles by fisheries.

University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
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  • Katie Hornick’s research looks at the genetic impact of hatchery-based oyster restoration, an important aspect of this rapidly growing industry. More about her research and how its making a difference:

University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
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  • How high? Check out sea-level rise impacts on coastal communities in the latest Environmental Insights newsletter.

University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
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  • Tracking turtles, sea level rise, corals and sunscreen, and more in the latest Environmental Insights newsletter

University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
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  • Scientists have completed the first comprehensive assessment of UV-filters in surface seawater, sediment, & coral tissue from multiple coral reefs around the island of Oahu, Hawaii.

University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
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  • The Chesapeake Bay Program's annual snapshot continues to report encouraging signs of resilience throughout the ecosystem (water quality and underwater grasses were winners), while reminding us that we still have a long way to go in meeting our ultimate restoration goals. Check out their latest report:

University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
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  • Did you know that students at community colleges are less likely to finish a 4-year STEM degree than students who start at a 4-year college? At UMCES Chesapeake Biological Laboratory tonight, Dr. Lapham will discuss an exciting program that encourages students at the College of Southern Maryland to get involved in STEM. http://bit.ly/Science4Citizens

University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
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  • Harmful algal blooms have increased due to excess nitrogen runoff from the Chesapeake watershed, with these events doubling from 1991 to 2008. Pat Gilbert explains how Algal blooms infiltrate water ways, affect shellfish and the overall ecosystem.

    #WomenInStem

University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
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  • New research conducted by Chesapeake Bay Program experts suggests that the water quality of the Chesapeake Bay is improving due to the decades-long effort to reduce nutrient pollution and is more resilient to the impacts of extreme weather.

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