The faculty seminar is an opportunity for our professors to share their latest research
with our community. Due to COVID, the presentations were held online but the event
still provided a chance to learn. The image to the left was taken pre-pandemic.
USF researchers are using autonomous vehicles to study how the ocean is responding
to climate change. In 2020 they landed a $1.1 million NSF proposal -- the first time
NSF is leveraging ocean drones instead of ships.
Florida's water pollution crisis is reaching a breaking point, and the race to pass
comprehensive legislation to fix our statewide problems is moving as slow as the environmental
catastrophe unfolding in our bays, rivers, natural springs, and lagoons every day.