Science & Innovation Award

ScienceAward

I am the delighted recipient of a 2016 Science & Innovation Award for Young People in Fisheries, Forestry & Agriculture in the CSIRO Health & Biosecurity category. Prizes were announced last week in Canberra at ABARES Outlook but I was too occupied by my data collection to attend!

This award will support my ongoing research into the capacity of detection dogs to contribute to hawkweed eradication on mainland Australia. With the help of a research assistant, I’ll be building new time- and distance-based detection models, then taking the models to the International Statistical Ecology Conference in Seattle.

To coincide with the award, I’ve written an article for the University’s Pursuit website.

Advertisements

One thought on “Science & Innovation Award

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s