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Science in the seagrass

Published: Dec 10th, 2014

WiSE Member Spotlight: Savanna Barry – PhD candidate, Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences Seagrass meadows provide several irreplaceable functions, including reducing erosion of shorelines, improving water clarity, and providing extensive habitat for… Read More

Member Spotlight – Shelly Johnson, PhD Candidate

Published: Nov 7th, 2014

Shelly’s research: Evaluating the Ecosystem Services of Wildlife in Florida Forests Humans derive a myriad of benefits from the natural environment, many of which are paramount to our survival. Forest… Read More

Member spotlight – Charlotte Germain-Aubrey, Post-doc

Published: Oct 6th, 2014

The Natural History of Florida. Charlotte’s research on the Central Florida scrub In central Florida lies a unique and relic ecosystem: the scrub. It consists of sand dunes that once… Read More

Member spotlight – Irina Velsko, PhD student

Published: Aug 14th, 2014

Irina describes her work as a student in the Interdisciplinary Program in Biomedical Sciences Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the US, yet up to 1/3 of… Read More