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:
Second Research Buoy Deployment
Our second state-of-the-art research buoy has been deployed by two of our graduate students in a Coral Gables canal. The buoy is monitoring water quality and flow in a urban waterway. The data collected is updated online and available to the public.
The College of Arts, Sciences & Education has teamed up with the International SeaKeepers Society to launch the S.A.R.A.H program […]
Red tide has continued to cause health problems for the public and wildlife throughout Florida. Although South Florida waters have […]
Preserve Our Fragile Ecosystems
Support CREST’s graduate student fellowships in our fight to protect our region’s water quality