First FCI UF-UK Fellow to Travel to Oxford
May 2, 2016 - In May 2016, Professor Greg Kiker, Department of Agricultural & Biological Engineering at UF, will visit the University of Oxford Environmental Change Institute (Oxford-ECI) and its research partners, as the first FCI UF-UK fellow, to establish a framework to integrate models from Oxford-ECI and UF into more localized household-scale models for analysis in six countries in Africa
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New Study Analyzes African Dust Crossing Atlantic Ocean
(Just Now) July 7, 2016 (Source: UM RSMAS) - Scientists at the University of Miami (UM) Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science are taking advantage of this year’s dust season to study the aging of these aerosol particles that travel across the Atlantic Ocean from Africa to Florida.The study will take place from 1 July to 31 August and will help improve weather and climate forecasts
Parks in Port St. Joe
(9 days ago) had a lighthouse built to facilitate safe sea travel. The lighthouse was destroyed by a storm in 1856, then rebuilt during the Civil War in the 1860s. During the war, the Confederates knocked down the lighthouse which resulted in construction of a new one being delayed until 1865. The lighthouse was eventually
A Practical Framework for Integrating Climate Risk and
(8 days ago) Air Travel Key Performance Indicators Water Footprint Data QA/QC Sustainability Code of Conduct Reporting . CLIMsystems: customizable, scientifically defensible, user-friendly software systems for assessing impacts and adaptations to climate change CH2M …
Sea Level Rise and the Future of Coastal Urban Settlements
(5 days ago) Costs (estimated by a Travel Agency suggested by University of Florida and selected the best options avalaible) are listed in the following pages. The participants could chose other hotels but should respect the program listed above.
2011 Annual Event
(Just Now) The Florida Climate Institute (FCI) is a multi-disciplinary network of national and international research and public organizations, scientists, and individuals concerned with achieving a better understanding of climate variability and change.
Applications open for FCI's Collaborative Climate Research
(2 days ago) Faculty must use these funds to cover expenses to travel to collect field data, to meet with international scholars, to access resources not available at UF, and to support any activity that advances climate research abroad. Eligibility:
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(8 days ago) The Florida Climate Institute is Laying the Groundwork for ‘Getting to Neutral’ in the State. States across the US are undertaking the work to understand what it will take to get to carbon neutral. These efforts support Biden’s plan of 100% clean electricity by 2035 and net-zero emissions economy-wide by …
Student Team Wins Excellence in Small Town and Rural
(5 days ago) The award comes with a $200 subsidy for travel to the national conference. The Florida Climate Institute (FCI) is a multi-disciplinary network of national and international research and public organizations, scientists, and individuals concerned with achieving a better understanding of climate variability and change.
Florida Climate Institute Sends 18 Students to Nantucket
(7 days ago) Through the UF Preservation Institute Nantucket program partnership, the FCI was able to provide this opportunity for 18 students (14 from UF and 4 from U Miami) from Florida to travel to Nantucket to present their work to the community and partner universities.
NSF Geography and Spatial Sciences Program
(3 days ago) As specified in the Geography and Spatial Sciences Program strategic plan, the mission of the NSF Geography and Spatial Sciences (GSS) Program is to promote:. Basic scientific research in geography and spatial science that advances theory, fundamental understanding, scientific approaches, and that addresses the challenges facing society.
UF Climate Science Concentration Bridges Science and
(1 days ago) October 28, 2016 (By Hannah O. Brown, UF/SNRE) - In less than a year, Russell Anderson plans to be working hands-on, surveying coastal planning projects worldwide. Anderson is a second-year master’s student studying sustainable development, and he is one of a number of students who have decided to pursue UF’s Concentration in Climate Science, an interdisciplinary concentration …
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(8 days ago) June 22, 2016 - A major climate event millions of years ago that caused substantial change to the ocean’s ecological systems may hold clues as to how the Earth will respond to future climate change, a Florida State University researcher said.. In a new study published in Earth and Planetary Science Letters, Assistant Professor of Geology Jeremy Owens explains that parts of the …
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(8 days ago) The award comes with a $200 subsidy for travel to the national conference. Dr. Reed Noss Named Pegasus Professor March 26, 2014 - Dr. Reed Noss, a co-director of the FCI at the University of Central Florida (UCF), has been named a UCF "Pegasus Professor." The award is the most prestigious a faculty member can receive at UCF.