FGCU Emergency Management Advisory

Sept. 27, 2022 | FGCU is canceling all classes and non-essential campus activities Thursday and Friday. FGCU leaders will evaluate methods for students to make up for lost instructional time, which will likely include the use of planned study dates as regular academic class. Please expect updates to the academic calendar once we return to normal operations. For storm updates, visit fgcu.edu/emergencymanagement.

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Resolve & Outreach

Resolving local issues, leading community outreach

By working with individuals, businesses, and organizations within our community and leading outreach efforts, we aim to resolve local issues, harbor an appreciation for local waters, and ultimately improve our watershed


Coastal Resilience Planning

CWI researchers work with businesses, government, and developers to meet the challenges of sea-level rise with the Alliance for Collier's Coastal Resilience.

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Blue-Green Algae Task Force

Alongside other scientists and the Florida Department of Environmental Protection, Dr. Michael Parsons is providing input to improve water quality throughout Florida.

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SFWMD Oyster Fitness Project

The goal of the on-going study is to provide information to water managers that would allow them to maximize freshwater discharges without undermining the health of local oyster reefs.


Part of the FGCU Water School





Students Conducting watershed research

We’re here to answer your questions.

Coastal Watershed Institute
10501 FGCU Boulevard South
Fort Myers, Florida 33965

(239) 590-7526