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Women Who Inspired us in Biodiversity Science

Women Who Inspired us in Biodiversity Science

Published: Mar 29th, 2017

In honor of March being Women’s History Month, the UFBI fellows decided to pay homage to some of the women in science who have inspired us. These women have helped […]

Climate change is threatening biodiversity at higher levels than originally thought

Published: Feb 14th, 2017

A new study in the journal Nature Climate Change estimates that 47 percent of mammals and 23 percent of birds on the International Union for Conservation of Nature’s Red List of […]

Biodiversity in Cuba

Published: Dec 8th, 2016

Although the U.S. embargo on Cuba has not yet been officially lifted, due to the Obama administration’s decision to re-establish diplomatic relations between the two countries at the end of […]

Appreciating biodiversity at all scales

Appreciating biodiversity at all scales

Published: Nov 8th, 2016

Studying biodiversity at all scales is critical for understanding and preserving the many, and complicated, ecosystems of planet Earth. But, as many researchers will attest, it can be difficult to […]

Biodiversity Blog

Biodiversity Blog

Published: Nov 3rd, 2016

Welcome to the University of Florida Biodiversity Institute blog page, currently managed by the UFBI Graduate Research Fellows. We post throughout the year about current biodiversity related research, news, and facts. We […]