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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’ / […]

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, […]

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 […]

Faculty Interdisciplinary Seed Grants, 2019

Faculty Interdisciplinary Seed Grants, 2019

Published: Jan 14th, 2019

Faculty Interdisciplinary Seed Grants, 2019 The UF Biodiversity Institute encourages interdisciplinary research and training with three main foci: (1) discovery of biodiversity, (2) using big data – informatics, modeling, computation […]

On the Number of Species

On the Number of Species

Published: Mar 14th, 2018

By Jonathan Spoelhof When reading about biodiversity, it’s common to find a sentence like this: “There are an estimated 352,000 species of flowering plants, or angiosperms1”. It’s also common to […]

“Show me your neighbors, and I’ll tell who you are”

Published: Mar 5th, 2018

By Sergio Marconi How many times Hollywood showed scientists in their hoodies tracking a person of interest, hacking security cameras around the world? Sitting for hours on huge machines, weird […]