Home of the Potomac Environmental Research and Education Center (PEREC) and the Center for Geospatial Intelligence (CGEOINT)

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The Potomac Science Center is a destination for environmental science research along the Chesapeake Bay watershed.

Located along Belmont Bay near the mouth of the Occoquan River, this 50,000 square-foot research facility houses laboratories for teaching and research, lecture rooms, event space, outdoor trails, and a library/resource center. The facility meets LEED Silver certification standards.

The Potomac Science Center supports educational outreach to local schools and opportunities for collaboration with government agencies and private industry. Read more.

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Academic Programs

Environmental Science and Geography and GeoInformation Science

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Research

The Potomac Science Center provides a strategic location for research in Environmental Science and Geography and GeoInformation Science (GIS).

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Event Space

Academic departments, government agencies, businesses, community, and non-profit organizations may host events at this spacious, modern facility.

College of Science (COS)

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