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UF/IFAS study shows captive breeding no help to endangered woodrat

Published: Jan 23rd, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Captive breeding of the endangered Key Largo woodrat may not be the best solution to preserve the ecologically important rodent, an animal driven to near extinction by development, a new University of Florida study shows.

New UF/IFAS survey: Floridians strongly support endangered species protections

Published: Sep 16th, 2013

GAINGAINESVILLE, Fla. — Floridians are ardent fans of endangered species and want to see them protected, even if it means fines for violators or restrictions on personal freedoms, a new University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences survey finds.