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Changing Landscapes

Changing Landscapes As Observed From Space

Thank you to everyone who attended the forum on November 8, 2014. Many thanks to our speakers and panelists and to Howard Community College for hosting the forum
We will be posting the presentations from the speakers so please check back soon.

The event included the following presentations:
  • Climate, Ecosystems, and Food - Molly Brown (NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center) 
  • Monitoring Ecosystems from Space: from global deforestation to local urbanization - Peter Claggett (US Geological Survey) 
  • Urban Growth and Water Quality in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed - Joseph Sexton (UMD Dept. of Geological Sciences) 

After the presentations there was a panel discussion with the three speakers and the following panelists: 
  • Josh Klein - Senior Policy Analyst for Senator Ben Cardin
  • Brenda Ekwurezal - Union of Concerned Scientists 
  • James Cannistra - Md Dept. for Planning 

For more information on the speakers and panelists, please click here.