Saturday, November 11, 2017
FIU: Researchers offer clues into Everglades restoration future

Restoring the Florida Everglades will improve the availability of clean freshwater and the quality of habitat for wildlife while offsetting impacts of sea level rise, according to FIU researchers. ..

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Friday, November 10, 2017
UF: Study sheds light on snake mystery

A new study by UF researchers, published in the Journal of Zoology, sheds light on the survival of the snakes of Seahorse Key after the collapse of their symbiotic relationship with the island's birds.  ..

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Tuesday, November 07, 2017
FIT: Florida Tech Research Helps Spur New Marine Protected Areas

New Federal Law Protecting Fish Spawning Grounds Could Benefit Seafood, Sport Fishing  ..

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Wednesday, November 01, 2017
UM Scientist Awarded Grant Aimed to Increase Aquaculture Production in the U.S.

University of Miami Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science (UM) Professor Daniel Benetti has been awarded $967,000 by Florida Sea Grant from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). ..

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Saturday, October 14, 2017
UF: Engineered river diversions sequester carbon in deltas

Researchers from the University of Florida have found that a delta of a distributary on the Mississippi River created by coastal engineering efforts may have the potential to build long-term sinks of greenhouse gases.  ..

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Sunday, October 01, 2017
USF Researchers Awarded $5 Million Grant to Continue Studying 2010 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill

USF College of Marine Science researchers will continue studies on how the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill has impacted the environment and how future environmental disasters might be better mitigated  ..

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Friday, September 29, 2017
UM: New method could help disrupt opioid crisis

In a collaborative effort, researchers at the FIU International Forensic Research Institute (IFRI) and the University of Miami (UM) Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science have zeroed in on a unique component of heroin that could help determine the locations of origin for individual batches. ..

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Wednesday, September 20, 2017
UM: New Forecast Model to Help Severe Weather Preparation

The Subseasonal Experiment (SubX) is a two-year project, led by Ben Kirtman, professor of atmospheric science, that combines multiple global models from NOAA, NASA, Environment Canada, the Navy, and National Center for Atmospheric Research to produce once-a-week real-time experimental forecasts as well as a set of forecasts for past dates, called reforecasts, now available to both CPC and the research community. ..

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Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Florida Tech Research Finds Roots Use Chemical ‘Photos’ to Coordinate Growth

Root growth is guided by chemical snapshots taken by young roots, allowing them to detect obstructions and coordinate the paths they take, new research led by Florida Institute of Technology finds. ..

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Friday, September 01, 2017
NSU’s Guy Harvey Research Institute Tagged Tiger Shark Breaks Distance Record – And Is Still Going!

Satellite tag shows tiger shark “Andy” has traveled more than 33,000 miles in three years ..

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