Don’t let this plant’s beauty fool you! Water hyacinth, or Pontederia/Eichhornia crassipes, is a Category 1 Invasive in Florida and is currently wreaking havoc on freshwater ecosystems all across the state.
Protection Zones for Springs is a new Florida rule created to combat negative impacts from boating vessels and other human activities.
Florida has 320 known springs. Learn about how they are formed and why they matter.
Legislation introduced this session aims to address the quality and quantity of Florida’s water resources.
While sargassum seaweed provides important nutrients and habitat for many species, it can bloom out of control and cause problems for marine life and humans alike.
Students learn about octopuses from marine biologist Chelsea Bennice during Ocean Expert Exchange: Octopus Fieldwork-Behavior to Bacteria.