Austin Cary Forest

Join Michaela Shaw as she takes you on a tour to look at all of the diverse habitats in Austin Cary Forest in Gainesville, Florida. This forest is a part of the University of Florida's School of Forest Resources and Conservation and is primarily used for teaching, extension, and research.   Click here to see ...

Austin Cary Forest

Join Maya Kelly as she takes you on a tour of the University of Florida's Austin Cary Forest, an extension of the School of Forest and Resource Conservation. ACF is dedicated to creating a space for students to get hands-on experience with working in a forest and serve as an enriching space for members of ...

Austin Cary Forest

Join Bailey Hutchinson as she explores natural resource conservation in the Austin Cary Forest. She explains how conservation includes the implementation and monitoring of specific practices in order to improve and protect our natural resources. Click here to see her tour.  

Austin Cary Forest

Join Kyle Helms as he takes you through an adventure through pines, creek bottoms, open planes, and the thick rich habitat of the Austin Cary Forest. The ecosystems in ACF provides cover, a water source, and a source of food that inhabits thousands of different wildlife throughout the land.   Click here to visit his ...

Austin Cary Forest

Join Tom Davis as he guides you through the Austin Cary Forest, home of the School of Forest Resources & Conservation, located in the Northwest corner of Gainesville. Normally only accessible to UF staff and students, Google VR tour allows you to enjoy a 360-degree virtual experience at some of the forest's most notable points ...

Austin Cary Forest

Join Chase Brannan for a tour of Austin Cary Memorial Forest and how it came to be as a research station for the University of Florida School of Forest Resources & Conservation. Walk along this tour to learn more about how prescribed fires impact ecosystems. Also, take a step back into time about how Florida ...

Austin Cary Forest

Join Julia Tiplea on her tour of Austin Cary Forest as she begins her tour discussing the flatwoods environment is an ecosystem that is the bridge between dry and wet forests. Did you know 65% of the Southeastern United States is considered a flatwoods environment? Explore her tour to learn more about the various ecosystems ...

Austin Cary Forest

Join Charlotte Yanes on her Google Tour of Austin Cary Forest as she explores the pine savannas of the University of Florida's teaching and research forest. She explains how pine savannas are a pyrophytic ecosystem, which means plant growth here is stimulated by fire.   Click here to view her tour.

Austin Cary Forest

  Join Zoe Bowden as she guides you on her tour of Austin Cary Forest as she shares some history behind the forest and explores the various ecosystems nestled in this over 2,000 teaching and research forest.     Click here to view her tour.

Freshwater Fires

A feature story about Dr. Shirley Baker and her pursuits to understand the effects of fire on freshwater species. Dr. Baker is an associate professor in the School of Forest Resources and Conservation at the University of Florida where she specializes in fisheries and aquatic sciences. Her research focuses on the marine species and their ...