City of Sarasota commissioners have voted in favor of an ordinance to ban Styrofoam and limit single-use plastic straws on city-owned property. Plastic...

Florida’s iconic palm trees are under attack from a fatal disease that turns them to […]

Scientists need to track the history of sea temperatures precisely to model climate change. A newly discovered clue in measurements taken by sailors in the 1930s could have far-reaching implications.

Sargassum, a stinky algae, is choking beaches in Mexico and the Caribbean and wreaking havoc on the ecosystem — and tourism. From fertilizer to food, locals are experimenting with new uses for it.

Four thousand years ago, rising seas decimated huge swaths of mangroves in Florida Bay. Today, seas rising at a far greater rate, combined with...

Florida agriculture leaders met in Gainesville this week to talk about climate change solutions within the industry. The meeting came after a warning...

A bayside laboratory in Apollo Beach is ground zero for an attempt to preserve Florida's coral reefs, which are dying at an alarming rate.

This week on Florida Matters we talk about what communities are doing to keep from releasing sewage and other contaminants into our local waterways....

Drivers heading north into Tampa on the Howard Frankland Bridge may have noticed the Moonraker […]

Agriculture and forestry leaders are meeting in Gainesville on Monday to talk about farming and ranching as part of the climate change solution.