|President:||Donald F. Boesch|
|USM Graduate Students:||120|
|Operating Budget:||$37.7 million|
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The University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science is a world leader in coastal and environmental
research. Scientists at its three laboratories ---Appalachian Laboratory in Frostburg, Chesapeake
Biological Laboratory in Solomons, and Horn Point Laboratory in Cambridge ---focus on
oceanographic processes, the ecology of the Chesapeake Bay and its watershed, and the ecology of living resources.
Education programs include graduate studies, undergraduate research internships, and K-12 environmental
education activities for students and teachers. UMCES is also home to the Maryland Sea Grant College.
Visit the UMCES Website