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“Get in touch with and learn about your environment”

Smithsonian Environmental Research Center
Harwood, Maryland
Level 5 Contributor
67 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
“Get in touch with and learn about your environment”
Reviewed August 31, 2012

The Smithsonian Environmental Center is a a part of the Smithsonian Institution (SERC). Its mission is environmental research in in research on linkages of land and water ecosystems in the coastal zone and provides society with knowledge to meet critical environmental challenges. SERC, in addition to its research work is committed to education in its environmental role. SERC is also custodian of 2600 acres of land. A visit to the center offers an educational opportunity in the environment but also the archeological and historic value of the Center's property. SERC is an opportunity not to be missed.

Visited July 2012
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Annapolis, MD
Level 6 Contributor
99 reviews
16 attraction reviews
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“Great place to launch your kayak”
Reviewed March 27, 2012

We go here often to spend a day on the water in our kayaks. They ask for a $5 donation to use their launch site and for the most part, the water is boat free and very quiet. We typically launch on the South River which can be a nightmare during the summer so this is a very nice and relaxing break.

Visited August 2011
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