Over the course of the next three months, RECOVER will begin preparing for our 15 day research cruise in the Gulf of Mexico, where we will continue to use PSATs (popup satellite archival tags) on wild mahi – mahi. As in the past, this will allow us to continue recording more data on mahi location, … Continued
On April 19th, please join us at the University of Miami Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science campus auditorium for a screening of the documentary, Dispatches from the Gulf 2. This film, narrated by Matt Damon, brings the viewer on an experience into the incredible stories and research of those that are studying the environmental impacts … Continued
Over the past three years, Dan DiNicola developed the amazing outreach program for RECOVER, that we have today. As of this past February, Dan has left RECOVER to relocate to the west coast of the US. Some of his many accomplishments are creating the original and updated RECOVER websites (http://recoverconsortium.org); developing, producing and launching the … Continued
Tomorrow night,Tuesday April 10th, Dr. Martin Grosell, will be the guest speaker at REEF’s Fish and Friends event, in Key Largo. His talk “Environmental Disaster: Can There Be A Silver Lining?” focuses on the extensive research on the Gulf of Mexico ecosystem in the wake of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill. This free seminar series … Continued
On March 3rd, RECOVER participated in the annual Ocean Kids event at the Historic Virginia Key Beach Park. We collaborated with CARTHE and the Coastal modeling group, both supported by Gulf of Mexico Research Institute funding, as well as the Vizcaya Museum to present the “Go With the Flow” marine science station. Ocean Kids, an … Continued
This past September, we developed and launched RECOVER Virtual Lab – our solution to achieve the goal of increasing the effectiveness and communication of our outreach and research to communities and classrooms far and wide. The pilot lab- “Fish Treadmill” – featuring University of North Texas Ph.D student Derek Nelson as the “virtual lab partner”, introduced … Continued
Grosell kicked off the 2018 Sea Secrets lecture series Tuesday evening at the Rosenstiel School before an overflow audience of more than 300 people. The popular lecture series features engaging talks by scholars, journalists, photographers and others passionate about issues related to the environment, sustainability and the world’s oceans and those that rely on its survival.
On Tuesday, Jan. 23 UM Rosenstiel School Professor Martin Grosell will present his talk “In the Wake of an Environmental Disaster – Is There a Silver Lining?” in which he will discuss what was learned from the extensive research effort that took place following the 2010 Deepwater Horizon spill. Grosell is the lead Principal Investigator and Director of RECOVER (Relationships of Effects of Cardiac Outcomes in fish for Validation of Ecological Risk).
In preparation for Hurricane Irma, the team at the University of Miami Experimental Fish Hatchery successfully transported valuable research fish into the world’s largest hurricane simulator – SUSTAIN (SUrge-STructure-Atmosphere INteraction Facility) – at the University of Miami Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science. SUSTAIN’s tank can house nearly 40,000 gallons of water and generate … Continued