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FCE LTER Receives Research Excellence Award


Dr. Gaiser and Dr. Scinto accepted the Provost's Research Excellence Award for the FCE LTER this past Saturday at FIU's homecoming game against Marshall!

Electrofishing and citizen science


Dr. Jennifer Rehage works with local fisherman to understand fish populations in the coastal Everglades.

Dr. Rene Price talks about sea level rise


Dr. Rene Price talks about King Tide, sea level rise and FIU research along with Dr. Juliet Pinto from the School of Journalism on WPB2 "Issues".


Postdoctoral Research Fellowships in Biology (PRFB)

The Directorate for Biological Sciences (BIO) awards Postdoctoral Research Fellowships in Biology to recent recipients of the doctoral degree for research and training in selected areas supported by BIO and with special goals for human resource development in biology. The fellowships encourage independence at an early stage of the research career to permit Fellows to pursue their research and training goals in the most appropriate research locations regardless of the availability of funding for the Fellows at that site.

Dynamics of Coupled Natural and Human Systems (CNH)

The Dynamics of Coupled Natural and Human Systems (CNH) Program supports interdisciplinary research that examines human and natural system processes and the complex interactions among human and natural systems at diverse scales.This program provides educational opportunities for Undergraduate Students, Graduate Students, K-12 Educators.

Science to Achieve Results (STAR) Fellowships for Graduate Environmental Study

PA's Science to Achieve Results (STAR) program funds research grants and graduate fellowships in numerous environmental science and engineering disciplines through a competitive solicitation process and independent peer review. The program engages the nation’s best scientists and engineers in targeted research that complements EPA’s own outstanding intramural research program and those of our partners in other federal agencies.

Upcoming Events

Florida Institute of Oceanography-Centers of Excellence Research Grant Program (CERGP) Process

10/15/2014 08:00 AM

FIO was designated as the Florida Gulf Coast Entity to receive funds from the RESTORE Act. The process that the FIO will use to initiate the Centers of Excellence Research Grant Program (CERGP) under the Treasury Department that implements the RESTORE Act requires, by the Treasury Rules and Policies, public comments on this process from October 15, 2014 to December 1, 2014. FIO will also be conducting regional town hall meetings during this timeframe.

Pancho's Wake & Closing Reception

10/29/2014 05:30 PM

Pancho, the American crocodile "who" died on August 29th, 2014 after being trapped at his home (Gables by the Sea) and buried in an undisclosed location will finally receive a proper public wake and burial. The event will serve as a platform to share interesting science about our degrading ecosystems, conservation efforts and active research.

GreenKeys! Community Workshop

11/05/2014 05:00 PM

GreenKeys! Workshop #2 will focus on "How to Prepare" your home or business for sea level rise in Key Largo. Audience members will participate in small breakout sessions, providing personal input into a variety of potential adaptation techniques. The results of the sea level rise vulnerability assessment from Workshop #1 specific to the Key Largo community will also be presented.

Contact Us

OE-148, 11200 SW 8th Street
Florida International University
Miami, Florida 33199
Phone: (305) 348-3095
Fax: (305) 348-4096

Dr. Todd Crowl, Director E-mail

Dr. Leonard Scinto, Associate Director

SEAS Program
FCE LTER Project
NASA Waterscapes

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