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2017 Winner Applied Forest Ecology Scholarship

2017 Winner of Applied Forest Ecology ScholarshipMs Rylea McGlusky, an Honours student from the University of the Sunshine Coast, is spending the year monitoring greater glider numbers and habitat in St Mary State Forest, a 30,000-hectare region in south-eastern Queensland.

‘I am comparing the population and environment today with the findings from a survey in the same forest made 20 years ago by one of my supervisors, Dr Teresa Eyre,’ said Ms McGlusky.

Ms McGlusky is the 2017 recipient of the Ecology Society of Australia applied forest ecology scholarship.