Posts tagged with: "Nick Ogle"

An Atala butterfly, once thought extinct in Florida, has found a new home in the gardens of FIU’s Biscayne Bay Campus.

How to build your own butterfly garden

Butterflies are nature’s little helpers. They pollinate flowers and keep pests in check. But chemicals, climate change, habitat loss and […]

FIU dual enrollment student Rebecca Rauch-Thane collects water samples in the estuary adjacent to FIU's Biscayne Bay Campus and Oleta River State Park.

Young scientist revitalizes Biscayne Bay

Rebecca Rauch-Thane, a dual enrollment student at FIU from Miami Beach Senior High School, is on a mission to improve […]

Students from MAST@FIU and volunteers from the FIU School of Environment, Arts and Society deploy a seine net into northern Biscayne Bay as part of a long-term ecological monitoring program of the bay's fish populations.

High school scientists experience living lab at Biscayne Bay

Once a month, students from MAST@FIU gather along the shores of northern Biscayne Bay to study its fish populations. Under […]

Nearly 120 volunteers from Miami-Dade County participated in the Miami Heat's 7th annual Heat Beach Sweep in partnership with FIU's School of Environment, Arts and Society.

FIU volunteers join the Miami Heat to protect sea turtles

Florida’s sea turtles face an uncertain future as they confront pollution, habitat encroachment and illegal harvesting. Nearly 120 members of the […]

Campers in FIU's EcoAcademy plant sea oat plugs to restore dunes at Virginia Key North Point.

EcoAcademy campers restore Virginia Key sea oats

Campers in FIU’s EcoAcademy recently visited Virginia Key North Point in Miami, FL to take part in a day of […]

FIU and Zoo Miami hosted students from West Miami Middle School to restore pine rockland on Earth Day, April 9.

FIU celebrates Earth Day, restores pine rockland with West Miami Middle School

The FIU School of Environment, Arts and Society (SEAS) and the Office of University Sustainability celebrated Earth Day by restoring […]

MAST@FIU students plant the seeds to the future of state park butterfly garden

MAST@FIU students plant the seeds to the future of state park butterfly garden

MAST@FIU students gathered at the greenhouse at Biscayne Bay Campus (BBC) Dec. 6 to plant a variety of seedlings native to […]