Soil plays many important functions on earth for majority of organisms that lives in the
lithosphere. Soil is a nutrient source for plants and also filters rain water making groundwater
potable. In soil there is also organic matter; any mater
The pH of soil is one of the most important factors that determine the stability of soil.
Substances such as organic matter, microorganisms, rain, iron, and aluminum plays a key role
in the acidity of soil. Small particle soils such as clay h
Freshwater Aquatic systems
Dr. Cho, Ph.D
Nutrient & DO levels of B-CU campus ponds compared to Halifax River, FL
The factors that influence the characteristics of a water body can be caused by a variety
Dr. Cho Ph.D.
Freshwater Aquatic Sys.
6 December 2013
Water-column correction algorithm for HICO Satellite Data Model for seagrass mapping in
Indian River Lagoon, FL
Seagrasses communities are estuarine environments t
Eutrophication is a slow-occurring natural process. However, it can occur rapidly if excessive
inputs of nutrients enter into the aquatic systems from anthropogenic actions and/or diffusion.
Unusual high concentrations of nutrients benefits plants particu
Social venture idea and impact
Recommended word count for all questions in this section is 250 words, maximum is 500.
What is your social ventures mission statement?
(500 words left )
To provide a social active group of devoted inspiring students, citizen
Discovery of trash Islands
In 1997 a racing boat captain was returning back to his home in southern California from
a los Angeles-to-Hawaii transpac sailing race, and discovered something that is a big concern to
many scientists today. He discovered a mas
Philip Bellamy is a junior in the Integrated Environmental Science program here at
BethuneCookman University (BCU) from Miami, FL. His objective is to obtain more knowledge
sources of threats to wetland ecosystems and how to pre
The Harmful effect of Plastic in Oceans
Like many people, you are probably thinking that marine species being affected by toxins
wouldnt have an impact on mankind. Well its for certain that we dont mistake colorful plastic
debris for food, but the food th
Why the research is Unique
Bethune- Cookman University recently submitted a proposal to National Aeronautics
Administration (NASA) funded by Florida Space Grant Consortium to develop four
Hyperspectral Imager for the Coastal Ocean (HICO) images