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Improving Our Understanding of Stormwater Ponds


July 11, 2019

You have likely noticed the ponds and small lakes in your community that are often paired with a newer residential or commercial development. Maybe you fished in them, canoed across them, or go to them to spot wildlife attracted to the water. ... READ MORE

Category: Natural Resources, UF/IFAS Research, Water
Tags: A.J. Reisinger, Ashley Smyth, Soil And Water Sciences, Soil And Water Sciences Department, Steve Hohman, Storm-water Ponds, Urban Ecosystems
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Human and Urban Impacts on Streams


March 25, 2019

Streams around Gainesville are getting extra attention from a Soil and Water Sciences graduate student. Emily Taylor is interested in how humans and urbanization affect stream ecosystems. She recently placed six sensors in streams to measure ... READ MORE

Category: UF/IFAS Research, Water
Tags: A.J. Reisinger, Emily Taylor, Soil And Water Sciences, Soil And Water Sciences Department, Sustainable Human And Ecological Development Program, Urban Ecosystems

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