Fish and Wildlife Research Institute

Habitat

Habitat

Fish and Wildlife Research Institute studies a variety of marine wildlife, diverse habitats and their health. FWRI hopes to protect, sustain and nurture these resources and ensure a healthy environment to support a healthy economy.





FWC Facts:
Pyrodinium bahamense, an HAB organism that blooms each summer in Tampa Bay and Indian River Lagoon, chemically lights up to glow in the dark. This is called bioluminescence.

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