Section 508 Website Accessibility

Certain documents on this site are available as a Portable Document Format (PDF) file. PDF content requires Adobe's Acrobat Reader and can be downloaded by visiting

The University encourages anyone needing assistance in accessing content found on the University's website to contact the FGCU office or department that maintains the webpage. For an accessible version of PDF material, please contact FGCU Adaptive Services at or by calling 239 590-7956.

Skip to site navigation Skip to main content
Skip to main content
Wings of Hope

Wings of Hope

Florida Panther Research Challenge


During the research challenge, students learn from Director Ricky Pires herself about topics such as radio collars, infrared cameras and telemetry. We learn about the types of research being done today and how it is helping to save this endangered species. Students watch an exciting panther capture video starring the FWC Panther Team. Ricky shares her personal experiences and hand in panther research.

Kids Learning Research Challenge 2
Research Challenge 3 Research Challenge 4
Kids Learning Kids Learning