2008 Research Spotlight Archive

Read past Research Spotlight articles released during 2008.
All files are in PDF format.
Tracking Florida's alligators

Sperm Whale Necropsy at Fort De Soto Park
January/February 2008
(PDF file-352 KB)

Seagrass Beds Play an Important Role in the Health of Tampa Bay
March/April 2008
(PDF file-352 KB)

Monitoring Florida's Alligator Population
May/June 2008
(PDF file-256 KB)

The FWC Fish Kill Hotline-Monitoring Florida's Fish Kills
July/August 2008
(PDF file-320 KB)

Evaluating Florida's Red Drum Population
September/October 2008
(PDF file-288 KB)

Keys Marine Laboratory
November/December 2008
(PDF file-192 KB)



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