Volunteer divers and anglers will spend 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.
The workshop is from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Cedar Key Community Center, 809 6th Street. For those who cannot attend, the workshop will also be streamed live on Facebook on the Florida Artificial Reefs Facebook page.
Four students from Florida universities have each received $2,000 from the Florida Sea Grant Scholars program to support their research.
The President’s budget has been released and it proposes elimination of the Sea Grant program.
Anglers will play a key role by tagging fish and working directly with scientists onboard their boats.
For one weekend each February, this resilient fishing village opens its doors to thousands of visitors to share the proud history and culture of one of Florida’s last true working waterfronts.
This competition is designed to foster the expansion of a sustainable U.S. ocean, coastal and Great Lakes aquaculture sector.
Using two planes, GPS-enabled cameras and spotter pilots, Sea Grant is hoping to recover displaced lobster traps.