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Eggs from blue tang


Invasion ecology


Eric Cassiano with Cub Scouts

Program Areas

Aquaculture Production

Reproduction, Husbandry, Alternative Culture Practices

Aquatic Animal Health

Diagnostic Lab, Research, Veterinary Externships

Non-Native Species

Risk Assessment, Management


MS Graduate Research Assistantship Available

We are currently seeking applicants for a two year, Master of Science (MS) research assistantship investigating production methods for marine ornamental fish species in Florida.

Introducing Veterans to Florida Aquaculture

On July 19, 2018, UF/IFAS TAL is hosting an opportunity focused on introducing veterans to the possibilities within Florida's aquaculture industry.

Gambusia with mosquito larvae

Fish Mosquitoes - Free Fish Wednesdays

Beginning May 30, mosquito fish will be available for pick-up from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon each Wednesday to Hillsborough County residents to help control mosquito populations. Click for more info.

Rural Area Aquaculture Veterinary Fellowships

Two-year veterinary fellowships will be available for recent veterinary graduates interested in working with aquaculture in rural U.S.


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