Environment

May 26, 2020 | Andrea Sarralde

MCPS ha Distribuido Más de Dos Millones de Alimentos Durante la Pandemia

Desde el 16 de marzo las escuelas públicas del condado de Montgomery (MCPS) se vieron obligadas a cerrar sus instalaciones y pasar a una transición de una educación a distancia, debido a la pandemia COVID-19. Melissa Rivera, Portavoz de MCPS afirma que desde que comenzó la crisis de salud se han distribuido más de dos […]

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April 22, 2020 | Deirdre Byrne

Elrich: ‘We Cannot Forget the Urgency of Climate Change’

County Executive Marc Elrich released the following statement commemorating the 50th anniversary of Earth Day. As we mark the 50th anniversary of Earth Day in Montgomery County, we have a lot to be proud of, but we also understand that there is so much more to do. Montgomery County embraces environmental stewardship as a fundamental […]

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April 21, 2020 | Andrea Sarralde

Montgomery será el Anfitrión de la Celebración Virtual del Día de la Tierra

El Departamento de Protección Ambiental del Condado de Montgomery organizará un evento de transmisión en vivo durante todo el día el miércoles 22 de abril en honor del 50 aniversario del Día de la Tierra. La transmisión en vivo del Día de la Tierra se llevará a cabo de 9 a.m. a 9 p.m. en […]

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April 21, 2020 | Alexandra Macia

Montgomery County to Host Virtual Earth Day Celebration

The Montgomery County Department of Environmental Protection will be hosting an all day livestream event on Wednesday, April 22 in honor of the 50th anniversary of Earth Day. The Earth Day livestream will be held from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Facebook. The event will include 20 presenters for 17 live sessions, according to […]

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April 14, 2020 | Joe Yasharoff

Record Rains on Monday; Will Wednesday Bring Snow?

The unpredictable weather of 2019-20 continues. Monday saw deluges that caused flooding and fallen trees and Wednesday may bring a bit of snow. Heavy storms brought record rainfalls to the area Monday, with all three major airports in the region recording all-time highs. Record daily rainfall @Reagan_Airport today: 2.33 inches breaks the old record of […]

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April 13, 2020 | Andrea Sarralde

Advertencia de Tornado hasta el Lunes en la Noche

La mayor parte del estado de Maryland, incluido el condado de Montgomery, está bajo vigilancia de tornados hasta las 6 p.m. de este lunes 13 de abril. El Servicio Meteorológico Nacional aconseja a los residentes que estén alerta ante las condiciones climáticas que cambian rápidamente y que se refugien si se emite una advertencia. A […]

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April 13, 2020 | Michelle Queen

Tornado Watch Issued Through Monday Evening

Most of the state of Maryland, including Montgomery County, is under a tornado watch until 6 p.m. Monday. The National Weather Service advises residents to be alert for rapidly changing weather conditions and to take shelter if a warning is issued. The NWS issues a watch when weather conditions may produce a severe, life-threatening weather […]

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April 10, 2020 | Josalyn Perez

National Weather Service Issues Wind Advisory For Montgomery County

The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a wind advisory for Montgomery County until 6 p.m. today. According to the NWS, winds of 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph are expected. Gusty winds may blow around unsecured objects, tree limbs and a few power outages may result. The Wind Advisory has […]

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April 6, 2020 | Michelle Queen

Nature Paints Picturesque Scenes in Poolesville

The Kenwood cherry blossoms have come and gone but there are still beautiful views in Montgomery County this time of year. Enjoy the photos below from the McKee-Beshers Wildlife Management Area located on River Road near Poolesville, the National Park Service’s C&O Canal, and the Potomac River. MyMCMedia’s Carolyn Raskauskas gives you a glimpse of […]

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March 9, 2020 | Ryan Donovan

Controlled Burn Caused by Quantico Creates Smoky Haze Across County

A massive cloud of smoke fell over a Fairfax and Montgomery County Sunday morning. The cause of the smoke? A controlled forest burn organized by Quantico. In an effort to help improve the overall fire safety of the forest, Quantico officials conducted a back burn to help limit the chances of potential forest fires in […]

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