Congratulations Ayesha Tulloch on winning the Student Presentation award at the SCB ICCB 2012 conference yesterday.
Congrats also to Rocio Ponce, Tak Iwamura & Chrystal Mantyka-Pringle for being finalists. I believe that of 140 students, 12 were asked to present, 4 of whom were EDG students, with Ayesha taking the prize!
A fantastic effort all around.
Biodiversity underpins the cultural and economic prosperity of Australia. The NERP Environmental Decision hub was funded through the Australian Governments National Environmental Research Program (NERP), for four years from 2011 to 2014. We will carry out multidisciplinary, applied research in decision science for biodiversity conservation.
The research will result in new tools, data, models and authoritative syntheses that enable Australian governments to make evidence-based decisions that protect biodiversity. Our research program is structured around delivering outcomes on each of the five NERP research priorities: values, ecosystems, threats, sustainable use and markets.”
Our major research themes are :