Listen to Dr. Felicia Coleman, Director FSU Coastal & Marine Lab as she talks with Brien Sorne about how science is incorporated in policies that affect the management and conservation of marine organisms and space.
Coleman & Koenig in the News
FSUCML Faculty, Dr. Sandra Brooke passionately describes her research on deep sea corals and why they need to be protected in a blog published by National Geographic, "Ancient Deep Sea Corals Need Protection From Modern Threats."
Florida Sportsman Magazine highlights programs at Florida universities, including the reef fish and habitat research of FSUCML director, Dr. Felicia Coleman, and FSUCML faculty, Dr. Chirs Koenig, and how the two have used their research findings to influence the policy arena.
The Brillion News (Brillion, Wisconsin) profiled FSUCML graduate student and former Brillion native, Chris Malinowski. The article showcases Chris's research on mercury levels in Goliath Grouper, in which he demonstrates that those levels exceed those safe for human consumption.
FSUCML graduate student Chris Malinowski’s research on mercury in fish was highlighted in his hometown of Brillion, Wisconsin. Learn more about Chris' findings.
In this WPBT2 Miami, Changing Seas documentary, FSUCML director Dr. Felicia Coleman and faculty Dr. Chris Koenig discuss the reproductive behavior of gag grouper, and explain the importance of fisheries management in the recovery of stable populations. Special thanks Changing Seas producer Alexa Elliot; Sean Hickey, editor and videographer; and Yoandy Vidal, videographer, for their work on this episode.
20 middle school girls from Leon and Gadsden counties had the opportunity to work side-by-side with scientists for the day at the FSUCML. The event, presented by the Center for Ocean-Atmospheric Prediction Studies (COAPS), gave the girls a chance to interact with other female scientists, including Dr. Felicia Coleman and Dr. Sandra Brooke (FSUCML), as well as participate in analyzing scientific data and collection sampling.
April 20th marked the 5 year anniversary of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Read Dr. Felicia Coleman’s comments on the long-term environmental effects of the spill, specifically in the deep sea.
Lenfest Fishery Ecosystem Task Force held its second meeting earlier this month. FSUCML Director Dr. Felicia Coleman, who is on the task force advisory committee, was interviewed in an effort to frame the issues faced by the Gulf of Mexico fisheries. Learn more about Dr. Coleman's passion for marine science and her interest in fisheries management.
Dive into the cold, mysterious world of sharks and learn more about the bluntnose six-gill shark and Dr. Grubbs' research on oil toxicity in sharks and other marine species. See FSUCML graduate student, Jo Imhoff, measuring a six-gill shark.