Recycling, Reusing, and Reinvigorating our world.

The FNL Green Team is dedicated to promoting ways that the FNL Community can be stewards of the environment at Fort Detrick and in our daily lives. This webpage contains web resources, tips, and upcoming 'Green' events to serve as a resource for the FNL Community to find information on how they can be ‘green’ at work and at home.

December Trivia Question

Trivia Question

According to the American Automobile Association (AAA),what’s the average trip length for Maryland travelers during the Thanksgiving holiday?

  1. 535
  2. 426
  3. 602
  4. 346

All responses with the correct answer will be entered into a drawing for a free reusable water bottle. Respond to:


Look for the Recycled Reads boxes located in the lobbys of buildings 426, 560 and 549. Bring your gently read magazines and drop them off. The Green Team will donate them to local health care facilites for their patients and visitors to enjoy.

Spring Plant Swap

The next plant swap will be at the Spring Research Festival. More details coming soon!

If you are interested in bringing plants to the swap, contact: Dolores Winterstein, 301-846-1347

Going Green

Start planning your garden now using the Grow Planner app for iPad. It provides an easy way to planyour garden including dates for planting your crop.

Not sure what to do with your old computers? You can recycle them at places like e-End, a local electronics recycling company. For more information go to:


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