Category: Natural Resources

Citizen Science and Marine Programs

Citizen Science in Taylor County Marine Programs Citizen science is the involvement of the public in scientific research – whether community-driven research or global investigations. Hundreds of people around the US and Florida contribute with universities and Federal and State… Read More

NCBS Intern Report: Human Dimensions of Scalloping and Boating in Florida’s Nature Coast

interns Alec and Kimberly kayaking in Three Sisters Springs

NCBS Intern Report by: Kimberly Magee, Intern with UF IFAS Nature Coast Biological Station and Dr. Savanna Barry The Dynamic Intern Duo Many people who have worked with the public probably have a pretty bleak opinion of people. However,… Read More

Taylor County Scalloping – 2017 Season

Preliminary results of the 2017 scalloping season monitoring in Taylor County waters, Florida, USA. Scalloping in the Nature Coast and Big Bend seagrass beds regions of the GOM in Florida has historically been a very important recreational and… Read More