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A Living Laboratory
The Wertheim Conservatory's three-tiered greenhouse holds a tropical rainforest for student research, located right on our Modesto A. Maidique Campus.
While some of the mechanisms behind the coexistence of plant species in highly diverse tropical forests remain a mystery, FIU […]
FIU researchers have been studying whether or not enhanced freshwater delivery or strategic withdrawal in the Everglades coastal wetlands can […]
EcoAcademy Open for Enrollment
The camp takes place at the Biscayne Bay Campus and is filled with aquatic activities like swimming and kayaking that engage children in marine science.