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.
Hurricane Michael is set to hit parts of Florida on Wednesday. Here are tips to prepare.
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.
Frequently asked questions and answers about the 2018 red tide in Southwest Florida.
Seven graduate students have received Guy Harvey scholarship awards, recognizing their outstanding achievement in marine fisheries science research.
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.