Florida Lakes

Florida Lakes

Florida has a large amount of lakes and they are all created differently. They may all look the same but they are actually different from one another. Scientists that study lakes group them together based on the ecologically-relevant criteria that…

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All About Electrofishing

All About Electrofishing

You may have heard of fly-fishing or spearfishing, but electrofishing? Electrofishing is a common way of fishing that is used by fisheries biologists. They use electrofishing to sample the fish populations in freshwater. Electrofishing is by using electricity to catch…

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What Is Lake Algae?

What Is Lake Algae?

In Florida, you may have noticed lakes or ponds being covered with this blue/green type of plant. That is called an algae bloom and it is harming the lake and should be treated immediately. Algae is usually good or a…

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