Dr. Catherine Nakalembe Receives and Presents the Inaugural GEO Individual Excellence Award to the Ugandan Ministry
Geographical Sciences receives a Major Endowment from Jingli and Peter Li to Support our Graduate Students
UMD Geographical Sciences makes major contributions to the United Nations IPBES Assessment Report on Land Degradation and Restoration
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The global urbanization rate is accelerating; however, data limitations have far prevented robust estimations of either global urban expansion or its effects on terrestrial net primary productivity (NPP).
Congratulations to PhD Candidate Rachel Lamb and Professor George Hurtt for their recent grant award from the UMD Sustainabi
Professor Kathleen Stewart gave an invited presentation on "New opportunities through big mobility data analytics" at the Location Powers Data Science Summit hosted by the Open Geospatial Consortium at Google in Mountain View, CA on November 13 and 14, 2019.