Latest News

Trees May Be Key to Building Everglades’ Tree Islands

11/17/2014

Scientists from Florida International University’s Southeast Environmental Research Center led by assistnat professor Len Scinto conduct research on tree islands in the Loxahatchee Impoundment Landscape Assessment (LILA).

High-schooler digs the Everglades

11/12/2014

One student's experience as a high school intern with the FIU based Long Term Ecological Research (LTER) program.

Miami 2100: Envisioning a Resilient Second Century

11/07/2014

Miami 2100: Envisioning a Resilient Second Century is an exhibition about planning for climate change and sea level rise in Greater Miami presented by the FIU School of Architecture.

Upcoming Events

Agri-Science Education for the 21st Century: Diversity, Access, Success

11/19/2014 08:00 AM

The conference provides a platform for the education leaders, agency professionals and students to share best practices in current teaching, research and work force development relating to food and agriculture.

Earth Speaks: Celebrating America Recycles Day

11/21/2014 12:00 PM

Join the class of Writing as Social Action in speaking on Earth’s behalf. Like Mother Earth, it is not necessary to communicate through words – drawings, paintings, photography, and other art forms are welcome, in addition to poems, lyrics, and other written forms. We will also be helping to raise awareness of the damages that are being caused to Mother Earth and how you can help put an end to it. This event is free to all students.

Earth and Environment Seminar Student Presentations

11/21/2014 03:00 PM

H. Borrero, K. Cavasos, J. Diamond, E. Linden, E. Samajpati, J. Socorro, H. Vazquez

Opportunities

Naturalist at Marjory Stoneman Douglas Biscayne Nature Center

11/17/2014

The MSD Biscayne Nature Center is looking for full and part-time employees to instruct their weekly field science programs for local schools, summer camp, and the general public.

NOAA Student Scholarship Applications Being Accepted

11/17/2014

NOAA is pleased to announce the availability of the Ernest F. Hollings and Educational Partnership Program (EPP) scholarships for undergraduate students majoring in disciplines related to oceanic and atmospheric science, research, or technology, and supportive of the purposes of NOAA’s programs and mission.

Animal Husbandry Internship at the Smithsonian

11/17/2014

The Smithsonian Marine Ecosystems Exhibit in Fort Pierce, FL is seeking applicants for an Animal Husbandry Internship. This part-time (32 hours/week) internship with stipend will run from February-June 2015.