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FSU Coastal and Marine Laboratory

Marine Lab opens doors for spring open house

The Florida State University Coastal and Marine Laboratory is opening its doors this Saturday for its 2017 open house with the theme Coastal Literacy: Connecting Marine Science and Society. “We’re opening our doors to let people see what kind of work we do,” said Felicia Coleman, director of the Marine Lab. “It’s important that the […]

Miniature organisms in the sand play big role in our oceans

The small organisms that slip unnoticed through sand play an important role in keeping our oceans healthy and productive, according to a Florida State University researcher.  In the Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, Jeroen Ingels, a researcher at the FSU Coastal and Marine Laboratory, explains that small organisms called meiofauna that live in […]

Whatever Floats Your Boat Regatta to feature an afternoon of ingenuity, failure and laughs

Florida State University’s Coastal and Marine Laboratory (FSUCML) invites community members to witness the thrills and spills of the 5th Annual Whatever Floats Your Boat Regatta this Saturday in the beautiful coastal area of St. Teresa, Fla. The regatta features “boats” made from scratch by participating teams that are raced around a predetermined course for […]