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Student works to save endangered orchids with friendly fungi

Student works to save endangered orchids with friendly fungi

Friendly fungi may be the key to helping vulnerable Florida orchid populations rebound. Ellen Garcia, a graduate student in the […]

Take action on Earth Day 2020

Take action on Earth Day 2020

The Earth needs us, even at six feet apart. The 50th anniversary of Earth Day is going digital – with […]

Tropical Botany course 2020

Tropical Botany course 2020

Please note, we have postponed the 2020 Tropical Botany course. The decision has been made out of an abundance of […]

Camera Trapping Workshop

Camera Trapping Workshop

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED: Due to the coronavirus outbreak, this event has been postponed. The decision has been made out […]

What you may not know about sharks

What you may not know about sharks

Most people can’t see a shark without hearing the Jaws theme song playing in the background. However, FIU researcher, Camila […]

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New research sheds light on the endangered Gulf of Mexico Bryde’s Whale

Written by: Emma Odenweller FIU’s Institute of Water and Environment researchers are part of a team that has been investigating […]

Expectant sharks return home

Expectant sharks return home

A team of researchers from the Taronga Conservation Society Australia and Macquarie University in New South Wales, recently observed female […]

Become a citizen scientist with Grove ReLeaf

Become a citizen scientist with Grove ReLeaf

Coconut Grove is full of enormous trees that provide a lush tropical canopy, making it unique among South Florida neighborhoods. […]

Restoring turtle population

Restoring turtle population

Sea turtle nesting season runs from March to October. South Florida is home to three nesting species – all of […]

Agroecology student faces new challenge

Agroecology student faces new challenge

With any new task, challenges arise. Persevering through them is a life lesson. For soon to be Department ofEarth and […]