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:
Summer Research Fellowship
We are now accepting applications for our CAChE Summer Research Fellowship, a 10-week paid program designed to give undergraduate students first-hand research experience working with faculty and student mentors associated with the CREST CAChE project. Applications are due March 29, and successful applicants will be notify by no later than April 5.
One of the largest rivers in Latin America, the Atrato River in Colombia has been tainted by decades of illegal […]
Scientists have deployed a research buoy near FIU’s Biscayne Bay Campus to monitor conditions in light of the recent red […]
Preserve Our Fragile Ecosystems
Support CREST’s graduate student fellowships in our fight to protect our region’s water quality