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Bay 101 Registration - The Horn Point Laboratory/UMCES

Bay 101 with the Horn Point Laboratory

While the Horn Point Lab is closed to the public, we will share this seminar series virtually each Wednesday, starting Wednesday, July 8 through August 5 at 5:00 pm.  The thirty-minute programs will each cover a specific topic and questions and participation is encouraged.

Questions please contact Carin Starr,, or 419-215-8938.

Bay 101 programs include:

July 8“Chesapeake Bay’s currents and winds for sailors and water enthusiasts” Bill Boicourt

July 15: “News on living shorelines to protect our waterfronts” Cindy Palinkas

July 22“Bolstering the Maryland oyster aquaculture industry” Shannon Hood

July 29: “Modeling: what it is and how it helps predict the future of the Chesapeake Bay” Kenny Rose

August 5: “Chesapeake Bay underwater grasses” Lorie Staver


A link to join the seminars via zoom will be sent to you via email to follow. Thank you!


The Horn Point Laboratory is part of the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science, the University System of Maryland’s environmental research institution. UMCES researchers are helping improve our scientific understanding of Maryland, the region and the world through five research centers – Chesapeake Biological Laboratory in Solomons, Appalachian Laboratory in Frostburg, Horn Point Laboratory in Cambridge, Institute of Marine and Environmental Technology in Baltimore, and the Maryland Sea Grant College in College Park.

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