2020 Exploration and Field Research Grant Recipients

2020 Exploration and Field Research Grant Recipients

Lindsay Barranco (M.S.), University of Maryland, Entomology, “Evaluating native bee abundance, diversity and nesting preferences in small-scale wildflower strips”, Maryland Ground nesting bees are important pollinators and 70% of bee species worldwide nest within the ground, yet little is known about bee nesting preference. This project will measure the abundance, diversity and nesting preferences of …

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2019 Exploration and Field Research Grant Recipients

2019 Exploration and Field Research Grant Recipients

So Hyun Ahn (Ph.D.), University of Maryland, Center for Environmental Science, Horn Point Laboratory, “The broadening of the window of opportunity for harmful algal blooms in the Yellow Sea, China”, China Globally, harmful algal blooms (HABs) have been increasing in frequency, magnitude and geographic extent. The coast of the China is one of the world’s …

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ECWG Virtual Meeting: Digging Snowmastodon: Discovering an Ice Age World in the Colorado Rockies

ECWG Virtual Meeting: Digging Snowmastodon: Discovering an Ice Age World in the Colorado Rockies

Explorers Club Members, Associates/Friends, Members’ Guests and Non-Members’ Guest List You are cordially invited to the December 2020 ECWG virtual via Zoom. About the Presentation In 2010, a heavy equipment operator named Jesse Steele was excavating the bottom of a drained lake near Snowmass Village when his bulldozer sliced through a nearly complete mammoth skeleton. When …

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ECWG Virtual Meeting: Health through Empowerment: Global Health Strategies in Regions of Extreme Poverty

ECWG Virtual Meeting: Health through Empowerment: Global Health Strategies in Regions of Extreme Poverty

Explorers Club Members, Associates/Friends, Members’ Guests and Non-Members’ Guest List You are cordially invited to the November 2020 ECWG virtual via Zoom. About the Presentation Community Health Council works in settings of poverty with the goal of primary healthcare for all. CHC’s Community Health Clinics are places people can go for primary care in regions of …

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DATE CHANGE: ECWG Virtual Meeting: What You Don’t Know About Space Debris by Dr. Mark Skinner

DATE CHANGE: ECWG Virtual Meeting: What You Don’t Know About Space Debris by Dr. Mark Skinner

NOTE: The date of this event has been changed to Saturday October 24th.  Explorers Club Members, Associates/Friends, Members’ Guests and Non-Members’ Guest List You are cordially invited to the October 2020 ECWG virtual via Zoom. About the Presentation Since the dawn of the space age, mankind has continued to launch more and more objects into space. …

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