Post Tagged with: "Tropical Conservation Institute"

Worldwide survey is lifeline for sharks

Worldwide survey is lifeline for sharks

Patricia Heithaus spends her days in front of a computer screen watching videos of coral reefs. The grandmother of four […]

FIU@Home: Explore iNaturalist

FIU@Home: Explore iNaturalist

Home is the first learning laboratory. This is one in a series of articles that will offer opportunities to discover, […]

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 […]

Professor receives NSF grant to study crab evolution

Professor receives NSF grant to study crab evolution

Dr. Heather Bracken-Grissom, an evolutionary biologist in the Center for Coastal Oceans Research, was recently awarded over $450,000 by the National Science […]

Nat Geo’s SHARKFEST returns

Nat Geo’s SHARKFEST returns

SHARKFEST is back on the National Geographic channel. Season seven kicked off Sunday with “Cannibal Sharks.” Featuring user-generated content shot around the globe, […]

International Workshop on Agroecology and Sustainable Agriculture 2019

International Workshop on Agroecology and Sustainable Agriculture 2019

Written by: Sophia Serrano FIU’s Agroecology Program recently hosted its International Workshop on Agroecology and Sustainable Agriculture (IWASA). More than […]

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 […]

Players explore butterflies using virtual reality

Players explore butterflies using virtual reality

Ever wondered what the world looks like through the eyes of a butterfly? Computer scientist, Alban Delamarre, and Dr. Jaeson […]

We are Tropics: Alexander Shepack

We are Tropics: Alexander Shepack

Catching frogs and walking in the rain is more than just a hobby for FIU Tropics PhD student, Alexander Shepack. Working mostly […]

We Are Tropics: Matthew Morris

We Are Tropics: Matthew Morris

The danger of extinction for the Florida Grasshopper Sparrow is unfortunately within reach. North America’s most critically endangered bird species, […]