2012 Jill Landsberg Trust Fund Scholarship winner

Two Scholarships were awarded in 2012!

Due to the high quality of applications received in 2012, ESA and the Jill Landsberg Trust Fund, decided, for the first time, to award two JLTF Student Scholarships. The 2012 recipients were:

Kate Stevens, Australian National University

For her PhD project:
“Ecology and Biology of the Grey-crowned Babbler (Pomatostomus temporalis)"


Amanda Edworthy, Australian National University

For her PhD project:
"Ecology and conservation of endangered Forty-spotted Pardalotes"








Congratulations Kate and Amanda!

Kate and Amanda received their awards at ESA12 in Melbourne, 2012, and will give their JLTF presentations at ECOTAS13 in Auckland in 2013.


Highly Commended awards were also given to:

Martin Breed (U Adelaide) "Reforming Australian seed management to optimise biodiversity investment outcomes by revegetation";

Kaya Klop-Toker (U Newcastle)"Effect of habitat on plague minnow (Gambusia holbrooki) migration"; &

Matthew Rees (U Wollongong)"Developing seascape models for pelagic and demersal fish assemblages"