Research Grant Recipients
Louis Agassiz Fuertes Award
Corey Tarwater, University of Illinois: "Natal dispersal and juvenile survival in a Neotropical passerine"
No award for 2007
Paul A. Stewart Awards
Kristen M. Covino, University of Maine: "The role of energetic condition in the motivation and orientation of migrant songbirds in the Gulf of Maine"
Lauren MacDade, Ohio State University: "Aquatic contribution to diet and consequences for refueling performance in spring migrant landbirds"
Jennifer Mortensen, Villanova University: "Conservation ecology and social organization of the endangered White-breasted Thrasher on St. Lucia, West Indies"
Jessica Trout-Haney, Villanova University: "Social and genetic mating system of the Boreal Chickadee"
The Committee received 75 applications for the awards