Eric Davidson Raising Money for UMCES Students on Climate Ride

On September 24, Eric Davidson will kick off the first leg of his three-day, 208-mile bike ride through the Blue Ridge Mountains toward the National Mall in Washington D.C. Davidson, director and professor at the Appalachian Laboratory, is embarking on his third Climate Ride, an event to raise awareness and support sustainability, active transportation, and environmental causes. He is also hoping to raise money to support graduate students at the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science.

Read more in a recent interview with UMCES, he talks about his motivations for the ride, how he trains, and what message he hopes to share with his fellow riders.