Other Research Facilities

ECORE System


The Environmental and Conservation Outreach, Research, and Education (ECORE) System  brings the Botanical GardensForest Preserve, and GeoPark under one leadership team to better serve faculty, student, and community needs. 


The ECORE System was established to manage and promote the environmental assets associated with these properties and supports research and education in areas including environmental sustainability, ecology, archeology, geosciences, horticulture, food studies, etc.

location and contact information

ECORE System
USF College of Arts & Sciences
Tampa, FL 33620
Director: Nicole Brand