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Where in the world are Mote’s tagged sea turtles?

Where in the world are Mote’s tagged sea turtles?

Identifying migration pathways and areas frequently used by male sea turtles is important for a number of reasons, especially in the face of climate change.

October 26, 2020 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Breakthrough at Mote as restored corals ready to become parents

Breakthrough at Mote as restored corals ready to become parents

Corals show first signs they are capable of producing new generations of corals on their own.

September 16, 2020 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Mysterious blue hole beckons scientists to Gulf

Mysterious blue hole beckons scientists to Gulf

The holes appear to host diverse biological communities full of marine life, including corals, sponges, mollusks, sea turtles and sharks.

August 4, 2020 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Mote releases two sea turtles after rehab

Mote releases two sea turtles after rehab

The first released was a juvenile green sea turtle juvenile, nicknamed “Hookee.”

July 16, 2020 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Mother manatee and calf released into Sarasota Bay thanks to rescue and rehab collaboration

Mother manatee and calf released into Sarasota Bay thanks to rescue and rehab collaboration

SeaWorld Orlando transported both the manatee and its calf to Sarasota, where a team from FWC and Mote assisted with the release near Mote’s campus.

June 27, 2020 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

New study: Bacteria associated with deadly coral disease on Florida’s coral reef

New study: Bacteria associated with deadly coral disease on Florida’s coral reef

Stony coral tissue loss disease has spread like wildfire through Florida’s Coral Reef.

June 13, 2020 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Mote launches elkhorn coral spawning nursery to aid threatened species

Mote launches elkhorn coral spawning nursery to aid threatened species

Mote Marine Laboratory scientists are launching a new, underwater spawning nursery for elkhorn coral.

April 19, 2020 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Mote falls millions short in request for funding from Manatee County

Mote falls millions short in request  for funding from Manatee County

The request emanates from Mote’s plan to build a Science Education Aquarium at Benderson Park near the University Parkway and I-75.

February 23, 2020 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Sarasota opposes Mote Marine fish farm plan

Sarasota opposes Mote Marine fish farm plan

City Commission cites red tide as major reason to object to net pen of 20,000 fish.

February 10, 2020 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Fifth-graders learn sustainable fishing from reel pros at Mote

Fifth-graders learn sustainable fishing from reel pros at Mote

A group of 97 fifth-graders from Brentwood Elementary School in Sarasota County discovered the fun of sustainable fishing during Mote Marine Laboratory’s Teach-A-Kid Fishing & Ecology Clinic on Nov. 19 at Mote Aquaculture Research Park in eastern Sarasota County. Guided by Mote scientists, educators and volunteers, students learned best fishing practices and environmental stewardship, toured […]

December 19, 2019 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »