iCAR | USF St. Petersburg Campus

Our Mission

  • Use research and education to provide the understanding and ideas needed to make critical decisions regarding our changing and vulnerable coast.
  • Engage stakeholders to facilitate adoption of policies and practices focused on coastal adaptation and resilience.
  • This is transdisciplinary initiative includes the sciences, engineering, policy and social sciences and will examine the interactions between climate change, water systems, land use, the built environment, and ecosystem functions.


Community Outreach

Read about upcoming and past community outreach and education programs taking place in the St. Petersburg area. Past sessions include:

South St. Petersburg Community Climate Education Series

STEM Education Workshop: Crowdsourced Flood Mapping & Solutions

Hurricane Preparation and Recovery Day

Child’s Park Family Fun Day