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Marine Science

Integrated multi-trophic aquaculture systems with periphyton: cleaning and feeding

Dr. Suzanne Boxman, former graduate student and Recliam social media team member, is currently a Postdoctoral researcher in Eilat, Israel. The following is a summary of her research project and progress so far. Sunny Eilat is Israel’s resort town. Full of hotels, shoreline, and excell
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Abdiel Laureano-Rosario awarded NASA fellowship to address health risks in coastal areas using remote sensing

University of South Florida (USF) graduate student at the College of Marine Science Institute of Marine Remote Sensing, Abdiel Laureano-Rosario, has been awarded a prestigious NASA Earth and Space Science Fellowship (NESSF) to pursue research that addresses public health risks in coas
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Growing saltwater vegetables with aquaponics – reinvent next year’s Thanksgiving Day menu with sea purslane and saltwort

Mote Aquaculture Research Park in Sarasota, Florida is growing something unique – saltwater vegetables. Construction on a marine aquaponic system was completed at the start of October 2014. Check out Mote’s News & Press page for an article about this project. The system was
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USF-Reclaim and Marine Sciences

Some undeveloped and developing countries around the world do not have efficient waste management and/or fully operational wastewater treatment plants. This being said, most of the discharges, runoff, and trash are being disposed on coastal areas. Even if it’s not close to the coast,
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Reclaim Is…Islands, Corals, & Nutrients: A view from Barbados

Considered a Highly Developed Country with one of the highest per capita uses of solar water heaters in the world, Barbados is an island where the Barbados Program of Action was agreed upon by small island states in 1994 as a charge for them to develop sustainably following the RIO Ea
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Frank Muller-Karger Featured in USF Magazine

Dr. Frank Muller-Karger and his work with Stewart Middle Magnet School was featured in USF Magazine’s Fall 2013 issue. Dr. Muller-Karger and his students have spent over thirteen years developing a partnership with the middle school and as a result they recently received the Hil
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USF is awarded NSF PIRE Grant!

Congratulations to the University of South Florida for being awarded a PIRE Grant!
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