Upcoming Events

14th Annual Alumin Fishing Tournament

06/11/2016 03:30 PM

14th Annual Alumni Association Scholarship Fishing Tournament and Dock Party. Touch Tank provided by Marine Science and SEAS for the Dock Party.

Glaser Seminar

01/30/2017 03:00 PM

2017 Glaser Distinguished Seminar series by Dr. Marc Mangel of UC Santa Cruz. "To Succeed Empirically, Think Mathematically: Adventures in Theoretical Biology."

Glaser Seminar

01/31/2017 03:00 PM

2017 Glaser Distinguished Seminar series by Dr. Marc Mangel of UC Santa Cruz. "To Succeed Empirically, Think Mathematically: Adventures in Theoretical Biology."

Latest News

Diving deep, student examines crustacean life after an oil spill

04/13/2016

Laura Timm, FIU Ph.D. student and Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative scholar, is exploring marine genetic diversity in Assistant Professor Heather Bracken-Grissom’s Crustacean Genomics and Systematics Lab.

A mission to save fishing’s unintended targets

03/09/2016

Marine scientist devotes career to reversing trend of bycatch. Each time a commercial fisher casts a net, they run the risk of catching more than their intended targets. This is particularly true in small-scale and artisanal fisheries in Africa. It’s not unheard of to find manta ray and sea turtles among the netted fish headed for market. Dolphins too. In fact, the bycatch issue is the most serious problem facing marine mammals today, according to FIU marine scientist Jeremy Kiszka.

Climate Change Threatens the Survival of Coral Reefs

10/22/2015

The International Society for Reef Studies (ISRS)releases Consensus Statement on Climate Change and Coral Bleaching.

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Biscayne Bay Campus
Marine Sciences Building
3000 NE 151 St
North Miami, FL 33181
Joel C. Trexler, Director