Ayla Babanikos, UF ’23
TESI Environmental Communicator, Summer 2021
Ayla Babanikos is a junior telecommunications student at the University of Florida, focusing on digital film/television production. As a Florida native, she has always been enthusiastic about the state’s environment. Ayla has grown up with a passion for the arts and was always encouraged to nurture that passion. When she’s not working, you can find her creating art or walking through a local trail with her dog.
Read articles by Ayla:
Tell Me About: Stony Coral Tissue Loss Disease in Florida
First reported in 2014, stony coral tissue loss disease has infected more than 30 species of corals ranging over 96,000 acres throughout Florida's Reef Tract.
Action of the Week: Support Local Businesses & Farmers Markets
Consider shopping local! Swap your visit to a chain restaurant or a big-box store with a trip to a local business.
Red Tide 101: The Basics (Video)
Almost every summer in Florida, you hear news about red tide. But what exactly is it, and why is it so talked about? Watch now to learn more!