The Water School

Leading the Way Toward Solutions

The comprehensive nature of The Water School at FGCU allows us to focus on key areas critical to our water-driven world: climate change, natural resources, ecosystem health and well-being, restoration and remediation.

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What is the Water School?

The FGCU Water School has a significant impact on Southwest Florida and the entire region. Located in the midst of Florida's complex freshwater and saltwater systems, The Water School is uniquely positioned to explore water-based issues. One critical role is to inform and educate the FGCU community. 

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Distinguishing Florida Gulf Coast University as a Leader in Water

The health of waterways impacts surrounding ecosystems, regional and state economies and people who rely on water for life and leisure. By taking a leadership role in this vital arenaFGCU acts as a catalyst for change in our community and throughout the world.

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With 400 acres of protected habitat and LEED-certified buildings, FGCU is an environmental lab with sustainability at the core of its mission. Our award-winning initiatives in education, energy production, research and sustainable practices make us one of the nation's greenest campuses - the perfect place to develop The Water School at FGCU.

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10501 FGCU Blvd. S.
Fort Myers, FL 33965

Phone: 800-590-3428


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