In the Florida Everglades, peat soils critical to maintaining wetland elevation are collapsing due to rising seas.
The award recognizes McGuire’s creative outreach strategies that teach volunteers around the state how to sample local waters for the presence of microplastics.
Research extends Sea Grant’s efforts to adapt new fisheries models to grouper populations off Florida’s Gulf coast.
Artificial reefs lead by Sea Grant are designed based on the needs of individual communities.
A new video shows how fishing guides and Florida Sea Grant agents are collaborating on a novel snook research study.
Six graduate students at universities in Florida have received Guy Harvey scholarship awards, recognizing their outstanding achievement in marine science research.
In response to thick algae blooms that carpeted the Indian River Lagoon last summer, Florida Sea Grant agents are relaying the information needs and problems of residents in their community to scientists and decision-makers.
Sea Grant agent Savanna Barry helps train volunteers to survey horseshoe crabs in Florida’s Big Bend, giving scientists more insight into population size and health.
Every time you do laundry or brush your teeth, you just may be adding tiny bits of plastic into our waters. Join us for a free science café to learn what you can do to reduce microplastic pollution.
We invite you to meet the specialists and agents of Florida Sea Grant, and learn how their programs help the sustainability of coastal communities around the state.