The SERC main campus will be closed the following Saturdays (Nov. 22 and 29 and Dec. 6, 13 and 20). We will remain open Monday through Friday, from 9a.m. to 4:30p.m.
70 percent of the world's people live in the coastal zone. Come explore these lush but endangered ecosystems with our scientists, and learn how you can help save them.
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News and Research
Dead zones can swell in warmer waters. And at least 94 percent of the world's dead zones are expected to get hotter under climate change, SERC and STRI scientists discovered in a new report.
(Image: Chuck Gallegos, Aerial Support from LightHawk)
The complete Mathias Lab officially opened Sept 19. Designed to be the Smithsonian's first LEED-Platinum building, it brings SERC and the Smithsonian into a new era of sustainability.
(Image: Larry Glenn/SERC)
Every year jellyfish and comb jellies vie for territory in Chesapeake Bay. Denise Breitburg and Rebecca Burrell reveal what the annual fray could mean for picking spots to restore oysters.
(Image: Lori Davias)
Education and Events
Full Calendar of Events
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