Sea Level Solutions Center

The dos and don’ts of recycling

The dos and don’ts of recycling

When it comes to recycling, it can be tough to separate myths from reality. How do we know what to […]

Bridging the gap on coastal hazards

Bridging the gap on coastal hazards

Climate change is rapidly causing serious economic, social and environmental impacts on coastlines around the globe. With extreme weather events, […]

FIU@Home: Explore water quality monitoring

FIU@Home: Explore water quality monitoring

Home is the first learning laboratory. This series brings opportunities to discover, explore and create to life-long learners everywhere. Through […]

Saving Biscayne Bay

Saving Biscayne Bay

The unprecedented fish kills and algal blooms recently seen in Biscayne Bay have brought up many questions to locals and […]

Biscayne Bay at a critical tipping point

Biscayne Bay at a critical tipping point

Scientists in the FIU Institute of Environment were first to respond to the unprecedented fish kills and algal blooms recently […]

Plastic pollution makes a mess of the oceans

Plastic pollution makes a mess of the oceans

If you were to gather up all the plastic trash thrown into the ocean each year, it would weigh as […]

Need for a new model for predicting extreme rainfall

Need for a new model for predicting extreme rainfall

Estimates of future rainfall are crucial for South Florida’s water management. As our climate gets warmer, more water vapor is […]

Do your part this #PlasticFreeJuly

Do your part this #PlasticFreeJuly

Plastic is everywhere. It’s in everyday packaging, electronics, toys, skincare products and clothes. It can even get into your food […]

Marine experts discuss climate change impacts in South Florida

Marine experts discuss climate change impacts in South Florida

Telemundo recently released a new TV special called “Climate Change / Cambio Climático,” which documented different states across the nation […]

Teutonico contributes to CoPe Synthesis Report

Teutonico contributes to CoPe Synthesis Report

University Corporation for Atmospheric Research and the National Science Foundation selected Rita Teutonico to write the synthesis report for NSF’s […]