Category: Natural Resources

UF researcher identifies new invasive ant in Florida

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences researchers have discovered a new invasive ant species in south Florida that can have dire consequences for homeowners and for surrounding ecosystems. The yellow ant, Plagiolepis… Read More

EVENT: Fun and Fabulous Fossil Day

FUN AND FABULOUS FLORIDA FOSSIL DAY December 9, 2017 – 10am to Noon  Collier County Public Library Headquarters – 2385 Orange Blossom Drive – Naples, FL  34109 Did you know that you are walking around on fossils in Naples?… Read More

Oyster Restoration Research Team Announces Nov. 14 Meeting

Project leaders coordinating the long-term oyster reef restoration study in Apalachicola Bay will be hosting an update meeting for the community on Nov. 14, 2017, from 5-6 pm in the Apalachicola Community Center. The meeting will include representatives… Read More