Upcoming Events

Biology Seminar

02/27/2017 03:00 PM

Dr. Scott Neubauer, Virginia Commonwealth University. Title: Peering into the future: Effects of environmental change on tidal freshwater wetlands. Host: Ben Wilson, Troxler Lab. (UGS-BIO)

Marine Science Seminar

03/06/2017 03:00 PM

Dr. Mark M. Martindale, Whitney Laboratory for Marine Bioscience. “A developmental view of radical changes in animal body plan organization” (UGS-Marine Science)

Educational Collecting Permit Aquatic Species Collection Workshop

03/17/2017 01:30 PM

The Florida Marine Science Educators Association (FMSEA) to conduct an Aquatic Species Collection Workshop here at BBC on Friday March 3rd from 1:30 to 4:30 in MSB 105. The FMSEA workshop is the only way to get or renew an Educational Aquatic Species Collection permit.

Latest News

Marine Science Doctoral Canditate recieves NSF Grant


Jorge Moreno from Dr. Heather Bracken-Grissom's Crustacean Genomics Lab receives NSF Grant.

Discovered: Possible new species of hammerhead shark


Scientists have discovered what they believe to be a new species of hammerhead shark, prompting concerns about the species’ vulnerability and whether conservation practices in place today are widespread enough to protect them.

Aerial drones reveal sharks in shallow water


Using drones, a team of researchers from FIU recently completed a survey of sharks and rays in a shallow coral lagoon along the island of Moorea in French Polynesia. The project could be a game-changer for scientists and conservation agencies that often rely on fisheries, diver surveys or baited cameras deployed in the water for population estimates.

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