Mangrove Death: A Summary of Possible Causes

Dying mangrove stand on the west side of Abaco.













The Abaco Flyfishing Guides Association has brought attention to the issue of dying mangrove stands on the west coast of Abaco, i.e., The Marls.  Student Zack Jud and I did some research of the causes […]

By | 2017-12-01T14:04:53-05:00 July 6th, 2012|Categories: Current Events, Invasive Species, Invertebrates, Mangroves and Creeks, Plants|7 Comments

Long-term Change in Plant & Animal Communities in the Bahamas

In the Bahamas, there are extremely well preserved plant and animal fossils
in blue holes, providing an unparalleled record of environmental change –
blue holes have been called a window to the past. Findings of tortoise and
Cuban crocodile fossils from Abaco blue holes have even been featured in
National Geographic […]

By | 2017-12-01T14:05:04-05:00 May 23rd, 2012|Categories: Birds, Blue Holes, Fossils, Geology, Global change, Plants|0 Comments