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    Crofton Maryland is a serene suburban town with a large population beautifully set up with a lot of green space. There are many little neighborhoods that have their own small playgrounds or parks. There are several shopping areas but the land is mostly dedicated to housing and schools. Crofton is quiet and peaceful most of the time, there is crime but it is generally nonviolent. Crofton is a beautiful and kind community that I am proud to say I grew up in. Part One: Crofton Maryland is a beautiful community with great schools and an increasing rate in population. Crofton is triangular in shape and is separated by three highways; Defense Highway, Davidsonville Road, and Crain Highway (Larossi, 2016). Crofton is about 5.02 square miles (City-data,…

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    Abuse In Maryland

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    Substance abuse is at epidemic levels all over the nation, and the state of Maryland is not immune to the issue. The prevalence of substance abuse, even in a state like Maryland with abundant coastline and waterways is problematic. Read below to learn more about the substance abuse and mental illness issues facing Maryland: Mental Illness is Maryland: Maryland has 5.6 million residents. Within that population, 175,000 adult residents currently live with serious mental illness on a daily basis.…

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    Poverty In Maryland

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    INTRODUCTION Purpose Despite its relative affluence, Maryland has a large population of low-income families who work in jobs with inadequate wages, benefits and prospects for advancement. In 2012, one in 10 Marylanders (approximately 572,400 people) lived in poverty including 13.3 percent of children, despite the fact that the median income is $71,707. These families have an impact on the economy of Maryland, their neighborhoods, and the country. They often live in concentrated areas,…

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    Flood In Maryland

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    Response to Question 1 Flood in Maryland Disasters of any kind (natural or man-made, domestic or international) remain great concern for humankind. Disaster comes in different forms such as: floods, earthquakes, hurricanes, storm surges, tornadoes, wildfires or terrorist attacks and so forth. Any forms of disaster serve as threat and can result in loss of lives, property damage and destruction of infrastructure. This was the case in Ellicott City, Maryland where two people were dead, several…

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    Maryland Three

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    Ethics and value The Aberdeen Three Case Introduction: The Aberdeen Ground in Maryland is a U.S. Armed force office where chemical weapons were produced. The "Aberdeen Three" Case included three high-level civilian managers at the Aberdeen Proving Ground in Maryland. Every one of the three administrators were chemical Engineers accountable for the advancement of chemical weapons. In 1989, the three engineers were prosecuted for a criminal lawful offense, attempted and sentenced unlawfully…

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    American Civil War Dbq

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    Maryland in the mid-nineteenth century had bizarre features that were not existent in the other American states. It had an evident split in politics, economy, and culture. Yet, it managed to evade its conflicted temperament until the talk of secessionism ascended the inhabitants within her terrain. After the attack upon Fort Sumter on September April 12, 1861, the American Civil War became unpreventable. Maryland watched its neighbors convert into Northern and Southern support-zones.…

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    Essay On Polluted Runoff

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    roughly three hundred million pounds of polluting nitrogen reach the Chesapeake Bay (Nitrogen). Nitrogen and phosphorus spikes cause dangerous algae blooms called dead zones. Dead zones are areas that have little to no oxygen that stress or can even kill fish and shellfish. Algae blooms can also trigger spikes in pH levels and produce a state that spurs the increase of parasites. Toxins from the land become suspended in the water, covering the marine habitat. Sunlight will not reach the undersea…

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    Howard County Watersheds

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    primarily suburban communities located in close to the cities of Washington D.C. and Baltimore, Maryland. Why is their pollution in this region? The rivers in this region(what region?), such as the Little Patuxent, Upper Patuxent and Middle Patuxent are considered polluted by the Maryland Department of the Environment. This pollution is attributed to the storm water runoff that primarily comes from suburban areas, and 25% of nitrogen pollution that is found in rivers comes from polluted…

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    people would be profitable, which led to prominence of slavery. During the first two years at Jamestown, the colonists had a very peaceful relationship with the Indians. That changed when the Powhatans attacked Jamestown and killed many settlers in 1622. The Jamestown colony was then forced to give their charter back to England, which gave the crown the power over the colony. Maryland was settled because of a proprietary charter, which meant a single individual had “full, free, and absolute…

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    While studying Anthropology at University of Maryland, College Park, I worked with the Anthropology of the Immigrant Life Course Program. I learned essential skills in qualitative analysis, such as interviewing, case studies, and participant-observation. I transcribed, coded and analyzed interviews that I helped conduct. These efforts contributed to the publication of Contemporary Conversations on Immigration in the United States: The View from Prince George 's County, Maryland by the program’s…

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