Dr. Henry Briceño was interviewed for the online newspaper The Globe and Mail on sea level rise and the future of Miami.
In a study commissioned by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to address the growing number of butterflies going extinct, FIU-SERC researcher Dr. Gary Rand found two common chemicals used in spraying were toxic to butterflies at amounts typically used to control mosquitoes.
A group of international scientists have released their findings about a proposed trans-isthmus shipping canal in Nicaragua, raising concerns about environmental impact and lack of information.
Sally O'Connor from the Biology Directorate of the National Science Foundation recently visited SERC and CAS at FIU to discuss upcoming funding opportunities. Slides of her presentation can be found by clicking on the above link .
Current Requests for Proposals for Marine Turtle Conservation Fund, Wildlife without borders-Central America, The Coastal Program, NOAA-NMFS-HCPO,and other opportunities.