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Geography and Environmental Systems
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Dr. Hawn & Dr. Omland work with HCC students
Orioles and orb weavers
It’s a mere hour after sunrise, and Wajhee Zaidi, a student at Howard Community College (HCC), is out in his neighborhood, looking for birds, insects, and whatever other critters he can spot....
September 23, 2020
Ayra Hussain named UMBC Undergraduate Researcher of the Week
Ayra works w/ Dr. Hawn looking at Spider Webs & Pollution
Check out Ayra's work in the link below.
June 19, 2020
Adam Dixon, GES PhD Student
published in Land — Open Access Journal
Check out Adam's article titled: Agricultural Landscape Composition Linked with Acoustic Measures of Avian Diversity
June 3, 2020
Karyn Tabor, GES PhD student & Dr. Maggie Holland, GES
publish in Remote Sensing in Ecology & Conservation
Check out the attached article titled - Opportunities for improving conservation early warning and alert systems.
May 28, 2020
DW Rowlands published in CityObseratory
Understanding Walkable Density
This work represents an important first step toward her masters thesis and incorporates significant spatial analysis, using novel methods, to produce measures on urban walkability.
February 19, 2020
Dr. Erle Ellis discusses Climate Change in NY Times
Planting Trees Won’t Save the World
Focusing on trees as the big solution to climate change is a dangerous diversion.
February 13, 2020
Dr. Biehler & Dr. Holland earn Hrabowski Innovation Award
Fall 2019 Awardees
Climate Change and Society: Global Change in the Context of Maryland (Seed Grant)
January 26, 2020
Lorraine Remer receives Research Faculty Excellence Award
Dr. Lorraine Remer, Research Professor in UMBC’s Joint Center for Earth Systems Technology (JCET) and Affiliate Professor in the Departments of Physics and Geography and Environmental Systems, has...
November 26, 2019
GES Faculty & undergrad students publish in Science Magazine
GES' Dr. Erle Ellis along with three GES undergrads (Santiago Munevar Garcia, Jeremy Powell, and Alexa Thornton) are contributing authors on the paper - Archaeological assessment reveals Earth’s...
August 30, 2019
Dr Swan & Dr Hawn discuss open spaces in the new ILSB Bldg.
Open spaces nurture open minds
August 27, 2019
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