Fish and Wildlife Research Institute

Research

HAB Research

The HAB group uses lab and field studies to understand the drivers of blooms and generate information to inform management of natural resources in Florida waters.



Current Research

Ongoing experiments and studies by HAB researchers provide crucial data to better manage the natural resources in Florida waters.

Scientifc Products

View and download our scientists’ publications on harmful algae in books, journals, and conference proceedings.


FWC Facts:
Blue crabs have specially modified back legs, called swimmerets, which rotate at 20-40 revolutions per minute, allowing the crab to quickly swim through the water.

Learn More at AskFWC