Tag Archive: Ecosystem

Ecosystem Services provided by Grass-Legume Pastures

Jose Dubeux, Liza Garcia, David Jaramillo, Erick Santos, UF/IFAS North Florida Research and Education Center You might not be familiar with the term “Ecosystem Services,” but putting it simply, these are the benefits obtained from ecosystems (interactions between living organisms in a particular environment). These services benefit both people and the environment. Ecosystem services (ES) …

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Permanent link to this article: http://escambia.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/05/13/ecosystem-services-provided-by-grass-legume-pastures/

Panhandle Outdoors: St. Joseph Bay Coastal Ecosystem Water School

Northwest Florida is considered one of the top six biodiversity hotspots in the country. The reasons why begin with our unique water features.  The University of Florida IFAS Extension faculty are expanding their acclaimed “Panhandle Outdoors Live!” field trips into two-day events for 2016. They will include presentations as well as traditional excursions to explore …

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Permanent link to this article: http://escambia.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/08/01/panhandle-outdoors-st-joseph-bay-coastal-ecosystem-water-school/