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Trayless Tuesdays? Will Maryland ban styrofoam from school cafeterias?

Students incorrectly dispose of Styrofoam.

by Lindsey Russo and Ashley Baker

April 10, 2019

Maryland will be the first state to ban polystyrene foam containers as a result of of their long-term damaging effect on the environment. Linganore should incorporate a program such as "Trayless Tuesdays" to better prepare for the change. A popular alternative, paper boats can eliminate the polystyre...

Students test their nature knowledge at the Frederick County Envirothon: Photo of the Day 4/28/15

AP Environmental students (from left to right) Michelle Reina, Sara Combs, Ryan Stark, Abby Hilton, and Olivia DuBro pose for a picture in the Cunningham Falls State Park forest.

by Olivia DuBro, Reporter

April 28, 2015

On May 28, 2015, students from Mr. Mark Sunkel's AP Environmental class and Mr. Thomas Hawthorne's Horticulture class traveled to Cunningham Falls State Park in Thurmont, Maryland for the annual Maryland Envirothon competition. Nineteen teams competed, including teams from Linganore, Walkersville...

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