Baltimore Ecosystem Study Institute of Ecosystem Studies

The Baltimore Ecosystem Study Virtual Tour

Water in an Urban Environment

Welcome to the Baltimore Ecosystem Studies (BES) Virtual Tour. This tour provides a detailed description of the research sites within the BES program. The tour is divided into three themes: Streams, Meteorology, and Permanent Plots. Monitoring stations range from sites in the forested and suburban watersheds of Baltimore County to sites in the heavily urbanized landscape of Baltimore City. Please click on a research site below to learn about some of our sampling stations or, use the drop down menu in the menu bar to navigate through the virtual tour.

The National Science Foundation - The Long Term Ecological Network Website - The USDA Forest Service - United States Geological Survey - The Parks and People Foundation -
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This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. 0423476. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in the material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.

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