Researchers in this section address complex natural resource issues by integrating ecological, cultural and socioeconomic information using statistical and spatial analysis techniques. Staff develop maps and model distribution patterns of fish and wildlife, identify lands and waters that are conservation priorities, and assess economic impacts of recreational activities. The section’s database experts, statisticians, research librarians, specimen collection managers, outreach specialists and scientific editor provide additional support to FWC scientists and managers.
Florida Coastal Mapping Program
Changes in Seagrass Within Indian River Lagoon System
FWRI Researchers Catalog the José Torres Collection
Incorporating Fish Nurseries in Oil Spill Planning and Response
Censusing Florida’s Gulf Biodiversity
Cooperative Land Cover Version 3.1
Working with the Division of Habitat and Species Conservation to Update the Boundaries for the Wildlife Management Area System