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Conference brings together 43 countries for dam discussion

Conference brings together 43 countries for dam discussion

An FIU Institute of Environment-led conference on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam brought together people from countries that have been […]

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 […]

Ph.D. student receives fisheries research grant

Ph.D. student receives fisheries research grant

Jonathan Rodemann, a Ph.D. student in the Department of Earth and Environment, was recently awarded the Southeast Coastal Ocean Observing […]

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 […]

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 […]

FIU professor spearheads development of novel analytical tools

FIU professor spearheads development of novel analytical tools

Chemistry professor and Institute of Environment researcher Francisco Fernández-Lima recently spoke with Chemical & Engineering News about his uses for […]

Stopping coral reef degradation

Stopping coral reef degradation

The future of coral reefs is unknown. Coral reef ecosystems are critical to the survival of many species on earth […]

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 […]

Hurricanes like Dorian can impact our drinking water

Hurricanes like Dorian can impact our drinking water

With the 2020 hurricane season off to an early start, people in the Bahamas are still recovering from last year’s […]

REU Success Story:  Ivanna Ortiz Rivera

REU Success Story: Ivanna Ortiz Rivera

Driven by her love for the ocean, University of Puerto Rico environmental science student, Ivanna Ortiz Rivera, joined the 2019 […]