Posts tagged with: "sea level rise"

November 2017 in photos: Homecoming, Walk on Water, soccer

November 2017 in photos: Homecoming, Walk on Water, soccer

We hope you all had a great Thanksgiving! We have a lot to be thankful for here at FIU: a […]

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FIU Paris Agreement experts

FIU Paris Agreement experts

President Trump has announced that the United States will withdraw from the Paris Agreement. The landmark climate accord looks to […]

Multidisciplinary program to raise awareness on climate change

Multidisciplinary program to raise awareness on climate change

By Ivan Lopez The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers predicts sea levels in South Florida will rise from three to […]

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Algae give freshwater clues in the face of sea level rise

Sea level rise is a monumental threat, but one FIU biologist is tracking levels using one of the Florida Everglades’ […]

New sea level rise resource demonstrates capabilities of Digital Scholars Lab

New sea level rise resource demonstrates capabilities of Digital Scholars Lab

As technology advances, research methodologies in the sciences, social sciences and the humanities are also shifting. A new resource at […]

FIU leadership and South Florida Congressional delegation gather to cut the inaugural ribbon for FIU in D.C

Historic week in Washington: FIU in D.C. opens

From June 6-10, FIU inaugurated its dynamic new hub in the nation’s capital with a series of receptions with alumni, […]

FIU in D.C. opens, focused on expanding research partnerships and propelling student success

FIU in D.C. opens, focused on expanding research partnerships and propelling student success

Florida International University will open the doors this week to FIU in Washington, D.C., (FIU in DC). The FIU initiative […]

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A legacy not yet written: FIU researchers believe sea level rise is a problem that can be solved

A legacy not yet written: FIU researchers believe sea level rise is a problem that can be solved

By Eric Barton and JoAnn Adkins | Photos by Doug Garland ’10 Tiffany Troxler takes a right turn from Miami […]

Students embrace the challenge of redesigning a coastal park in the face of rising seas

Students embrace the challenge of redesigning a coastal park in the face of rising seas

Historic Virginia Key Beach Park – an 82-acre oasis on a barrier island tucked off the causeway just before Key […]

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South Florida’s climate change solutions

South Florida’s climate change solutions

By Eric Barton There’s no doubt among scientists that the climate is changing and the seas are rising, and so […]

April 2016 in photos

April 2016 in photos

We have reached the end of April, which means that the Spring 2016 semester is almost over and summer is right […]

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TEDxFIU: Let’s focus on climate resolve

TEDxFIU: Let’s focus on climate resolve

An aquatic ecologist, Todd Crowl is a co-founder of FIU’s Sea Level Solutions Center. He is also the director of […]

Internship with Miami Beach leads to full-time job

Internship with Miami Beach leads to full-time job

  Doctoral candidate’s research on sea level rise helped prepare him for city engineering job When Carlos Tamayo started sitting […]

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Florida's mangroves move inland to keep up with salt water intrusion caused by sea level rise.

Mangroves move inland as seas rise

Adapting to the damaging effects of climate change, plants are gradually moving to where temperatures are cooler, rainfall is greater, […]

FIU student and City of Hialeah Emlpoyee Yordano Nicle observes Cortrada's Littorial Creatures Paintings

Artist-in-Residence brings climate change talks to Hialeah

  With climate change conversations under way at the COP 21 Paris Talks, the discussion on global climate change may […]