Florida scientists find rare bee species in new locations

Florida Museum of Natural History scientists have found the first nest of Florida’s extraordinarily rare blue calamintha bee and added a new location to its known range: the Ocala National Forest. They also confirmed the insect feeds on a second, but highly endangered, host plant. Researchers made the discoveries during their second field season tracking […]

FGCU partners with UF program connecting scientists, teachers and students

Despite coronavirus challenges, teachers and scientists are determined to connect students and experts, even from hundreds of miles away. That’s what an FGCU associate professor did after getting involved in a program through UF. FGCU is working with UF through its “Scientist in Every Florida School” program, which is designed to connect scientists, teachers and […]