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UF/IFAS study: Computer model can help coastal managers with nourishment decisions

Published: Feb 24th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – A computer model developed, in part, by University of Florida researchers can help coastal managers better understand the long-term effects of major storms, sea-level rise and beach restoration activities and possibly save millions of dollars.

UF hosts symposium with creator of film about Hurricane Katrina

Published: Jan 14th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Producer and filmmaker Tia Lessin will present a symposium Jan. 15 on the University of Florida campus about her 2008 film, “Trouble the Water,” which focuses on Hurricane Katrina.

Tiny airplanes and subs from University of Florida laboratory could be next hurricane hunters

Tiny airplanes and subs from University of Florida laboratory could be next hurricane hunters

Published: Jun 4th, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Kamran Mohseni envisions a day when the unmanned vehicles in his laboratory at the University of Florida will swarm over, under and through hurricanes to help predict the strength and path of the storms.

UF/IFAS storm-preparation expert tailors planning guide for Floridians

Published: May 28th, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — When it comes to natural disasters, Florida — with hurricanes, tropical storms, tornadoes, wildfires and flooding — certainly has more than its share.

UF experts available for the 2013 hurricane season

Published: May 28th, 2013

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