UF/IFAS
What's Happening Around Florida

Home » Tag: Maia McGuire

Tag: Maia McGuire

sea turtle

Sea turtle nests and hurricanes, here is what UF /IFAS experts want you to know


August 6, 2020

By: Lourdes Rodriguez and Tory Moore Hurricane season, June through November, overlaps with sea turtle nesting season, which starts in March and runs through October in Florida. When storms approach the coast, they can put nests in peril. ... READ MORE

Category: Coasts & Marine, Conservation, SFYL Hot Topic, UF/IFAS, UF/IFAS Extension, UF/IFAS Research
Tags: Conservation, Hurricanes, Ken Gioeli, Maia McGuire, Nests, Sea Turtle Conservation, Sea Turtles, UF/IFAS Extension St. Lucie County
People visiting a St. Augustine beach

Five tips for keeping your beach clean this summer


June 27, 2016

Maia McGuire was leading middle-schoolers on a local beach clean-up when she noticed a cluster of deflated balloons on the sand. It’s not unusual to find balloons on the beach, McGuire said, but these were different: Each balloon was printed ... READ MORE

Category: Coasts & Marine, SFYL Hot Topic, UF/IFAS Extension
Tags: Beach Clean-up, Beaches, Environment Hot Topic, Maia McGuire, Sea Grant, UF/IFAS Extension St. Johns County
manatee

Third Grade Manatee Curriculum


July 24, 2015

This 19 fact sheet curriculum series provides a series of individual lessons covering manatee biology and ecology, as well as highlighting some of the ways that humans impact and can protect manatees. The curriculum has been written at a third ... READ MORE

Category: 4-H & Youth, Curriculum, Natural Resources, Water, Wildlife
Tags: Curricula, Maia McGuire, Marine Wildlife, Ruth Francis-Floyd, Third Grade Manatee Curriculum, Threatened Or Endangered Mammals

Subscribe For More Great Content

IFAS Blogs Categories