The research conducted by SCCF's Marine Lab can be found on our Lab pages. Other research institutions are also conducting work on the river and estuary. Some of their research is posted below.
"Rethinking the role of Nitrogen and Phosphorus in the Eutrophication of Aquatic Ecosystems" by Karl Havens and Thomas Frazer, published by the University of Florida IFAS Extension, December 2012 Link
to UF website Click here
"The Responses of Turbidity, CDOM, Venthis Microalgae, Phytoplankton and Zooplankton to Variation in Seasonal Freshwater inflow to the Caloosahatchee Estuary," by S. Gregory Tolley, David Fugate, Michael L. Parsons, Scott E. Burghart and Ernst B. Peebles. Final Project Report to the South Florida Water Management District / U. S. Department of Education (FIPSE). September 15, 2010.
Click here for report (10 meg PDF).Click here