FIU-Biology Faculty Organizes Florida Algal Diversity Workshop with Support from Science Village Laboratories

Friday, August 16, 2013

Dr. Ligia Collado-Vides, faculty member of the Department of Biological Sciences of FIU organized a workshop on Florida Algal Diversity between August 10-13, 2013. The workshop included Dr. Mutue Toyota Fujii (Brazil), Dr. Valeria Cassano (Brazil), Dr. Jhoana Díaz-Larrea (México), and Dr. Juan Lopez Bautista (Alabama). Three students from FIU and four from Alabama University also joined the workshop. Most of the field work was conducted at the Deering Estate Park. The laboratory facilities of the anatomy and morphology laboratories of the Fairchild Science Village were used as an important support for the workshop.