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In the finest heroic tradition, a small but well-trained band will stand against millions, protecting the University of Maryland campus treasures from the ravaging hordes. A Hollywood blockbuster? No, it’s the staff of the UMD Arboretum and Botanical Gardens protecting vulnerable trees from the onslaught of millions of cicadas.
Since the beginning of the pandemic, teams from every department of Facilities Management have been hard at work to contribute to the safety of the entire UMD community. Here are six key contributions.