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UF Researchers Make New Strides in Predicting Dengue Fever Outbreaks

Published: Jul 17th, 2018

GAINESVILLE, FL – Medical Geography researchers from the University of Florida recently participated in a study that successfully predicted dengue fever outbreaks on the Caribbean island of Barbados, using climate… Read More

Geography Colloquium: Tropical Africa and the Political Economy of Mitigating and Coping with Global Climate Change

Published: Mar 28th, 2018

Tropical Africa and the Political Economy of Mitigating and Coping with Global Climate Change Speaker: Dr. Abraham Goldman Associate Professor, Department of Geography, University of Florida Thursday, March 29, 2018… Read More

Park isolation in anthropogenic landscapes: land change and livelihoods at park boundaries in the African Albertine Rift

Published: Nov 14th, 2017

DOWHANIUK, GOLDMAN, RYAN – Park isolation in anthropogenic landscapes: land change and livelihoods at park boundaries in the African Albertine Rift Jonathan Salerno, Colin A. Chapman, Jeremy E. Diem, Nicholas Dowhaniuk, Abraham… Read More

Geography Colloquium: Wild Futures in Conservation and Climate

Published: Nov 8th, 2017

Wild Futures in Conservation and Climate November 9th, 3pm, Rion Ballroom, Reitz Union Mac Stone, Conservation Photographer, Author and Educator Title: Dispatches from the Field – A World in Flux… Read More

Certificate in Meteorology and Climatology

Published: Mar 31st, 2017

Supplement your major with an understanding of the atmosphere and awareness of the societal impacts of natural hazards and climate change. The certificate is designed for students seeking employment as… Read More

Geography Colloquium: Contentious Land Change in Amazonia – Implications for Global Environmental Change

Published: Jan 11th, 2017

Contentious Land Change in Amazonia – Implications for Global Environmental Change Speaker: Dr. Cynthia Simmons Associate Professor, Department of Geography, University of Florida Thursday,January 12, 2017 3:00-3:50 PM (Period 8)… Read More

Spring Course: GEO3250/6255 Climatology

Published: Nov 4th, 2016

  Qualifies for the Certificate in Meteorology and Climatology Learn the science behind climate change Analyze data for past/future climates and extreme events Create a video about climate change

Utilization of the SAVANNA model to analyze future patterns of vegetation cover in Kruger National Park under changing climate

Published: Oct 17th, 2016

BUNTING, SOUTHWORTH – Utilization of the SAVANNA model to analyze future patterns of vegetation cover in Kruger National Park under changing climate Erin L. Bunting, Timothy Fullman, Gregory Kiker, Jane Southworth… Read More

How much is enough? An integrated examination of energy security, economic growth and climate change related to hydropower expansion in Brazil

Published: Jan 1st, 2016

MOSSA – How much is enough? An integrated examination of energy security, economic growth and climate change related to hydropower expansion in Brazil Fernando Almeida Prado Jr., Simone Athayde, Joann Mossa, Stephanie… Read More

With climate change, malaria risk in Africa shifts, grows

Published: Nov 24th, 2015

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – A larger portion of Africa is currently at high risk for malaria transmission than previously predicted, according to a new University of Florida mapping study. Under future… Read More