The REUs went on a canoe trip to Juniper Springs, one of several ecosystems they will experience while they are here.
Juniper Springs canoe trip
Kayaking the Pellicer Flats, a local estuary in the Princess Place Preserve
After paddling the wind and the tide of the flats, we can do anything!
Some downtime in the dorm
We made it to the Keys!
We stayed at the Keys Marine Lab on Long Key
Snorkeling behind the Keys Marine Lab
Island Fish Company dock
On the dock at the Island Fish Company in Marathon
Waiting for dinner
Snorkeling in a mangrove quarry
At the mangrove quarry
Hunting for Cassiopeia
The water's cold!
Trying to beat the storm at Anne's Beach
Before the storm at Anne's Beach
Dogs like Anne's Beach too.
The kite surfers at Anne's Beach
After the storm at Anne's Beach
Famous Keys sunset at Mallory Square
On our way to Key West
Only in the Keys...
Sunset in Key West
The marker says it all
Yeaaa! We're not sea sick!
Snorkeling at Grecian Rocks in John Pennecamp State Park
Ready to go
All together now!
Snorkeling at Grecian Rocks t John Pennecamp State Park
On the boat at John Pennecamp State Park
Taking it easy after snorkeling
On the boat after snorkeling at John Pennecamp State Park
John Pennecamp State Park
End of the day at John Pennecamp State Park
Visiting main UF campus in Gainesville
Outside the UF library
Information from the graduate coordinator in the Dept. of Biology at UF
Dinner in Chiefland
The group visited Seahorse Key on the Gulf coast
There's a lighthouse on Seahorse Key!
The lookout at Seahorse Key
Trawling in the Gulf at Seahorse Key
You never know what's going to come up
Searching for treasures from the trawl at Seahorse Key
Lots of brittlestars
Checking out the waters at Seahorse Key
Happy Birthday Cristina!
Breakfast of champions
Happy as a clam in the sand
Time off at the beach
Just thinking about it...
Waiting for the July 4th fireworks in St. Augustine
Visiting Flagler College