Scientists say the Chesapeake Clean Water Blueprint is the Bay's best, and perhaps last, chance for real restoration.
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Maryland will officially become the first state to implement a ban on single-use styrofoam containers.
A monthly lecture series at UMD that explores the latest discoveries in science and technology in a relaxed atmosphere with food and drink.
Researchers at the University of Maryland and University of Colorado Boulder show in new research that the same tiny internal structures that trees use to carry water and nutrients can be used to create super-strong wood building materials able to passively take heat out of homes or offices.
University of Maryland School of Public Health hosted its fifth Symposium on Environmental Justice and Health Disparities on May 11, bringing together policy makers, legal advocates, community organizers and researchers from more than 10 states to promote environmental health, elevate community voices and enact change.
The University of Maryland continues to make improvements in several major categories in the annual RecycleMania competition among colleges and universities in North America.
American Tortoise Rescue, a nonprofit organization established in 1990 for the protection of all species of tortoise and turtle, is sponsoring its 17th annual World Turtle Day® on May 23. The day was createdAmerican Tortoise Rescue, a nonprofit organization established in 1990 for the protection of all species of tortoise and turtle, is sponsoring its 17th annual World Turtle Day on May 23.
A University of Maryland project aboard the International Space Station will soon start giving scientists new insights into how much carbon is stored in the planet’s trees and how much carbon dioxide they can absorb, key to understanding a warming planet.
As part of the Global Classroom Initiative at the University of Maryland, AREC 360: Global Agriculture is an interactive and collaborative experience between students at UMD and at the Liberia International Christian College (LICC), in partnership with the student group, ROOTS Africa.
The Sustainability Associate will develop and manage programs that engage students, faculty, and staff in sustainable behaviors and create a culture of sustainability among all sectors of the diverse campus community.
Celebrate National Public Gardens Week by taking a tour with knowledgeable staff and learn more about our trees, plants, and sustainability efforts.
On May 17, thousands of DMV residents will celebrate biking as they commute together on two wheels.