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Awards & prizes

ESA 2016 Conference Student Prize Winners

Australian Flora Foundation Prize for a spoken paper on the biology or cultivation of an Australian plant

Berin Mackenzie, UNSW, Advancing our understanding of fire driven recruitment in species with physiological dormancy

ESA Wiley Outstanding Presentation

1st Prize: Karlina Indraswari, Queensland University of Technology, Using acoustic indices and false colour spectrograms to monitor frog calling behavior

2nd Prize: Helen White, University of Melbourne, Plasticity elicits resilience to future climatic changes in early establishment traits of a riparian tree

3rd Prize: Lucy Taylor, University of Sydney, Wellbeing and urban living: nurtured by nature

ESA Wiley Outstanding Speed Talk Presentation

Jennifer Wood, LaTrobe University, Investigating microbial community structure to understand rainforest community structure

Society for Conservation Biology Prize for a spoken presentation on conservation biology

Stephanie Courtney Jones, University of Wollongong, Application of conservation behaviour to conservation: A case study on effects of captivity on behaviour.

Marilyn Fox Award for inaugural conference presentation

Amelia  Stevens, Australian National University, Does polyploidy provide an advantage in a changing climate? A test case with kangaroo grass

ESA Wiley EMR Student Prize for a spoken Presentation on management or restoration

Katherine Giljohann, University of Melbourne, A demographically effective measure of population size for disturbance-prone environments