Fish and Wildlife Research Institute

Children visit a touch tank at MarineQuest

INSIDE FWRI

Red Tide Current Status
This summary report of current red tide conditions around Florida includes a map of sampling results and regional status reports.


MarineQuest
Join us on Saturday, October 18 for MarineQuest, the annual open house of the Fish and Wildlife Research Institute.


Index Nesting Beach Survey Totals (1989-2014)
The Florida Index Nesting Beach Survey records sea turtle nest counts on a standardized set of index beaches. Researchers use the annual survey to determine nesting trends.


Stone Crab Catch Data
This summary highlights fishery-independent sampling program catch data collected at eight sampling locations.


New Publications

New to our collections are these recent publications.


Selected Sawfish References

A list of publications on sawfish research.



FWC Facts:
Sea turtles are born with the instinct to move in the direction of the most open horizon. On a natural beach, this direction is toward the ocean.

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