Fishing is big business in Florida, contributing several billion dollars each year to the state’s economy. Fishing guides are an important part of that industry, providing locals and tourists with authentic Florida fishing experiences. Anglers who want to make their hobby more sustainable can now easily identify guides who know how to reduce the environmental…
National Sea Grant Office announces three aquaculture opportunities. Three funding opportunities for up to $13.5 million in aquaculture research have been announced by the National Sea Grant College Program of the U.S. Department of Commerce. The opportunities address distinct aspects of domestic aquaculture and bear different deadlines for letters of intent. The national office will give…
Florida Sea Grant is now seeking letters of intent for two-year coastal and ocean applied research grants that reflect priorities identified in the current Florida Sea Grant Strategic Plan.
Answers to the frequently asked questions about Florida’s lingering red tide.
Applications now are being accepted for the 2019 Guy Harvey Scholarship to recognize outstanding achievement students conducting research that will help support sustainable management of marine fish. The deadline to apply is January 10, 2019.
Florida Sea Grant is now accepting applications for the 2019 Aylesworth scholarship. The deadline to apply is December 5, 2018.
Seven graduate students have received Guy Harvey scholarship awards, recognizing their outstanding achievement in marine fisheries science research.
Volunteer divers and anglers spent 10 days counting the large and charismatic goliath grouper.
A novel eyes-in-the-sky solution has helped lobster fishermen quickly locate and recover displaced traps.
The workshop will be from 8:30 a.m. to noon on April 23 at the Sarasota County Extension office, 6700 Clark Road, 34241.