You might not realize it, but karst is a landscape that’s all around us, particularly here in Florida, and USF is home to not only one of the best collections of information about it, but also a large number of recognized experts in karst research. This week’s University Beat on WUSF-TV/DT brings you a closer look at the work USF is doing on karst and how man and nature’s interactions with it can affect our future. Also: Karst is a landscape that’s all around us here in Florida, and USF is putting together a collection of karst research—and researchers—that rivals anything similar anywhere in the world. This week’s University Beat on WUSF-FM introduces you to some of those scientists and shows you how their work is changing what we know about this important geological structure.
Barbara Field, playwright and artist in residence at The Hermitage Artist Retreat, will read her original work on the beach in front of The Hermitage on Manasota Key. Bring a beach chair, a snack, and enjoy the sunset while listening to Barbara. Free to the public.