Started in 2018, the mission of the UF Thompson Earth Systems Institute is to advance communication and public understanding of current research discoveries about Earth’s natural systems — air, water, land and life — in Florida, and beyond. 

Earth’s natural systems include the atmosphere, oceans, land, polar ice caps and glaciers, and life. Intrinsically connected, these systems affect one another and result in global change that profoundly impacts the future of our planet. Only by understanding the way the Earth’s systems interact, we will be poised to fully understand the ways human activity affects the natural environment in which we live.

Get Social With Us!

facebook icontwitter icon

@UFEarthSystems

 

Earth to Florida Blog

The Earth to Florida newsletter curates the state’s environmental news puts it in context by getting expert insight from researchers and scientists. Subscribe today!

View current issue: Volume 1, Issue 2
View last issue: Volume 1, Issue 1

Recent posts:

Posts by category:

View all Earth to Florida posts.

Upcoming Events

View all upcoming events.

Visit our Newsroom. 

Recorded Events

Click the links below to see video recordings of public events we’ve hosted or participated in.

Meet Our Faculty Fellows