Research News from Warnell
Mon, 07/17/2017 - 02:54pm - Emily Ayscue, a PhD candidate in integrative conservation, has won a 2017 Innovative and Interdisciplinary Research Grant from the UGA Graduate School. Ayscue was one of a few chosen by the Graduate School for the grant program, and she will receive $2,500 to help fund her research activities at the Warnell School.
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Tue, 06/13/2017 - 02:32pm - Athens, Ga.
Mon, 05/15/2017 - 01:54pm - Dr. Richard Chandler was honored this spring by the University of Georgia with the 2017 Fred C. Davison Early Career Scholar Award. Named in honor of the University of Georgia’s 18th president, this award recognizes outstanding accomplishment and evidence of potential future success in scholarship, creative work or research by an early career faculty member in the sciences.
Tue, 05/09/2017 - 03:39pm - Migratory waterfowl around the world travel hundreds to thousands of miles annually, stopping at lakes, ponds and marshes to refuel and breed. Some of these aquatic rest stops may be at sites polluted by remnants of radioactive waste from nuclear production or accidents, exposing the birds to contamination that they take with them. This poses a potential risk to humans if the waterfowl enter the food chain.