Pollutants are having devastating effects on ecosystems including the plants, animals and people who depend on them. The Center for Aquatic Chemistry and the Environment (CAChE) is a National Science Foundation (NSF) Center of Research Excellence in Science and Technology (CREST) that tackles one of the most complex challenges: environmental contamination. Learn more about our Research:
Third Research Buoy Deployment
Our third state-of-the-art research buoy has been deployed at “Heart Harbor” in Tavernier, Florida. The buoy is monitoring water quality, with a particular interest in dissolved oxygen and chlorophyll levels. The data collected is updated online and available to the public.
Ensuring broad access to clean water is key to a healthy, thriving community. The Institute of Water and Environment’s Southeast Environmental [...]
Over the last two decades, mangrove habitats have seen a loss of 35% of their area due to global climate [...]
Preserve Our Fragile Ecosystems
Support CREST’s graduate student fellowships in our fight to protect our region’s water quality
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