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Journal of Ecology Editor’s Choice: Article on Seagrass Ecoystem and Green Turtle Grazing

Published: May 11th, 2020

Seagrass ecosystem metabolic carbon capture in response to green turtle grazing across Caribbean meadows Karen Ann Bjorndal, an UF Biodiversity Institute Advisory Board member and faculty with the Department of […]

Evaluating the data quality of iNaturalist termite records

Published: May 11th, 2020

Evaluating the data quality of iNaturalist termite records Hartwig H. Hochmair ,  Rudolf H. Scheffrahn,  Mathieu Basille,  Matthew Boone Abstract Citizen science (CS) contributes to the knowledge about species distributions, […]

Request for Proposals (RfPs): “Enhancing Biodiversity & Resilience in Cropping Systems”

Published: May 11th, 2020

Request for Proposals (RfPs): “Enhancing Biodiversity & Resilience in Cropping Systems” Dr. Bärbel Hundt Bayer Crop Science Public Affairs & Sustainability RfP 1: What are the dually beneficial ‘habitats’ / […]

Demographic Dynamics of Peruvian Black Faced Spider Monkeys (Ateles Chamek) Reintroduced in the Peruvian Amazon

Published: May 4th, 2020

  Demographic Dynamics of Peruvian Black Faced Spider Monkeys (Ateles Chamek) Reintroduced in the Peruvian Amazon By *Farah Carrasco-Rueda1 and Raúl Bello2 1School of Natural Resources and Environment, 103 Black […]

ADSA Gathering Data Science Resources Related to COVID-19

ADSA Gathering Data Science Resources Related to COVID-19

Published: Apr 1st, 2020

  . COVID-19 Data Science Resources The Academic Data Science Alliance is working with partners to pull together data and data science resources related to the COVID-19 pandemic. This is […]

COVID-19 Open Research Dataset (CORD-19)

Published: Apr 1st, 2020

  COVID-19 Open Research Dataset (CORD-19) Access this dataset to help with the fight against COVID-19 To read the full story and for more information, go to: https://pages.semanticscholar.org/coronavirus-research A Free, […]

What are coronaviruses?

What are coronaviruses?

Published: Apr 1st, 2020

Reposted from original blog, published on July 16, 2018 By Julie T. Shapiro, UFBI Fellow You might not have heard of coronaviruses, but maybe you have heard of SARS (Severe Acute Respiratory […]

Biodiversity Observers: Leveraging Tourism for Conservation Science

Biodiversity Observers: Leveraging Tourism for Conservation Science

Published: Mar 27th, 2020

By Shane Feyers In a joint effort between UF’s Schools of Natural Resources & Environment, Forest Resources & Conservation, and Wildlife Ecology & Conservation, researchers developed a new tool for […]

Faculty Interdisciplinary Seed Grants, 2020

Faculty Interdisciplinary Seed Grants, 2020

Published: Feb 6th, 2020

  Faculty Interdisciplinary Seed Grants, 2020 The UF Biodiversity Institute encourages interdisciplinary research and training with three main foci: (1) discovery of biodiversity, (2) using big data – informatics, modeling, […]

Florida Ecotourism, Not Far from Home

Florida Ecotourism, Not Far from Home

Published: Dec 4th, 2019

By Shane Feyers UF Ecotourism Lab leads a project to expand efforts and resources for sustainable nature-based tourism development in Florida municipalities.   In Florida, you don’t have to travel […]