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Invasive plants can threaten native species by changing seasonal animal behavior


June 15, 2022

Invasive plants don’t just outcompete native plants but can also change animal behavior in ways that disadvantage native plants as well. Invasive cogongrass is a problem in longleaf pine ecosystems. A new study found that when cogongrass ... READ MORE

Category: Conservation, Forests, Invasive Species, NATURAL RESOURCES, Wildlife
Tags: Cogongrass, Cotton Rat, Jesse Borden, Longleaf Pine, News, Wildlife Ecology And Conservation
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SNRE Nadeau Graduate Research Award recipients


May 20, 2022

The UF/IFAS School of Natural Resources and Environment (SNRE) recently announced the recipients of the Nadeau Graduate Research Award. The Robin E. Nadeau Fund established an endowment to support and promote research and education in the SNRE. ... READ MORE

Category: NATURAL RESOURCES, UF/IFAS Research
Tags: David Klinges, Ernesto Viveiros-de-Castro, Hernan Alvarez, Nadeau Graduate Research Award, Sarah Steele Cabrera, School Of Natural Resources And Environment
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CALS student named runner-up in Three Minute Thesis competition


December 3, 2021

GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- Savannah Troy, a doctoral student studying interdisciplinary ecology, earned the runner-up spot in the University of Florida Graduate School’s Three Minute Thesis competition. Troy’s dissertation research focuses ... READ MORE

Category: UF/IFAS Teaching
Tags: Fisheries Aquatic Sciences, Interdisciplinary Ecology, Research, Three Minute Thesis, Wildlife Ecology Conservation

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