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Protected areas can’t keep rising temperatures out

09/20/2016

Protected areas can stop people from cutting and burning trees in the Amazon, but they can’t keep rising temperatures out. In a recent study, FIU biologist Kenneth Feeley found that in as little as 35 years at least 19 percent and as many as 67 percent of the Amazon’s protected areas will not have the same temperatures or climates found today. The actual changes will depend on the rate of warming. With changes in climate already being realized in the Amazon, plants are on the move, migrating

Geologists get a rocky start

09/16/2016

It’s National Collect Rocks Day, so FIU News reached out to faculty members in the Department of Earth and Environment to learn about the rocks that set their careers in motion.

Alumni Steven Leider Publised on Biscayne Times

09/09/2016

Alumni Steven Leider is featured on Biscayne Times article about tourist park and shares his outtake on conservation. Congrats Steven!

Upcoming Events

Orchid Professional Workshop

10/01/2016 08:00 AM

You are cordially invited to the "Orchid Professional Workshop" to be held in FIU on October 6-8, 2016. This is a 3-days workshop with hands-on and laboratory activities, as well as field trips. Workshop offered by the Agroecology Program, Department of Earth and Environment, Florida International University and the Environmental Horticulture Department, TREC, University of Florida.

PSM-EPM Information Session #1

10/20/2016 06:00 PM

Join us for an information session to learn more on how FIU’s Professional Science Master of Environmental Policy & Management can help you gain an advantage in today’s competitive job market! The FIU Professional Science Master of Environmental Policy & Management program focuses on diverse areas of environmental policy and management. Designed for convenience, the degree program features classes twice-per-week, a 16-month completion schedule and the ability to work full-time while pursuing

PSM-EPM Information Session #2

11/16/2016 06:00 PM

Join us for an information session to learn more on how FIU’s Professional Science Master of Environmental Policy & Management can help you gain an advantage in today’s competitive job market! The FIU Professional Science Master of Environmental Policy & Management program focuses on diverse areas of environmental policy and management. Designed for convenience, the degree program features classes twice-per-week, a 16-month completion schedule and the ability to work full-time while pursuing

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