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FIU launches study of bonefish in Florida Keys


Jennifer Rehage, associate professor at the Southeast Environmental Research Center at Florida International University, announced the launch of a comprehensive, three-year study to examine in fine detail what’s going on with the Keys bonefish population, particularly in Florida Bay.

The SSSAJ features article of Dr. Scinto's & Dr. Serna's LILA work!


A new study in the Nov.-Dec. 2014 issue of the Soil Science Society of America Journal now offers new support for one leading hypothesis: Tree islands are built and maintained by the trees themselves.

Dr. Gaiser wins 2014 Sustainability Award! Congratulations!


FIU Sustainability Award: Presented to an eligible employee who promoted FIU’s respect for the environment by providing knowledge, education and modeling ways to achieve climate preservation as well as capitalize on the economic opportunities of the solutions developed. Winner: Evelyn E. Gaiser.


NSF Funding

11/18/2014 09:00 AM

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 .

Upcoming Events

Wildlife Conservation Film Screening

01/16/2015 07:00 PM

Part of the ocean's life series, two brief documentaries highlight the plight of two unique species.

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