In his new role, Encomio will be developing educational programming related to coastal habitat restoration, living shorelines, restoration aquaculture and water quality.
In her 18 years with UF/IFAS Extension, Verlinde has focused on educating residents about their environment and waterways, planning and securing funding for living shorelines projects and spearheading local estuary monitoring programs.
Two aspiring journalists from Florida universities have been awarded $1,000 each as the 2018 recipients of the Florida Outdoors Writers Association scholarship for outdoor communicators.
Satellite imagery has indicated that a bloom of blue-green algae has formed in Lake Okeechobee.
Volunteer divers and anglers spent 10 days counting the large and charismatic goliath grouper.
Living shorelines are protected from erosion using plantings of natural materials like oyster shell and mangroves.
The new interactive web-based story map shares the stories and accomplishments of our formerly-funded students.
Two graduate students have received scholarships from the Aylesworth Foundation for the Advancement of Marine Science.
This year’s winner, Logan Track, is a senior in the MaST Research Program at Sarasota High School in Sarasota.
The workshop will be from 8:30 a.m. to noon on April 23 at the Sarasota County Extension office, 6700 Clark Road, 34241.