Research Grant Recipients
Louis Agassiz Fuertes Award
David C. Lahti,
University of Michigan Ph.D.
candidate, for "Testing behavioral evolution in response to
ecological change in the Village Weaverbird"
Margaret Morse Nice Award
Emile Snell-Rood, College of William and
Mary undergraduate Biology major, for "Assessing the success of
created forested wetlands in Southeastern Virginia through
Paul A. Stewart Awards
Danielle E. D'Auria, New Mexico State
University MS candidate, for "The breeding biology and social system
of a desert adapted species, the Chihuahuan Raven"
Hamilton, University of Idaho MS
candidate, for "Ecology and body condition of the Northern Saw-whet
Owl and Flammulated Owl during fall migration"
Jenkins, College of William and
Mary MS candidate, for "The role of diet and molt in determining the
spring departure date of the White-throated Sparrow"
Kershner, University of Illinois
Ph.D. candidate, for "Survival and dispersal of juvenile Eastern
A total of 70 candidates submitted