Mongabay’s Sean Mowbray has generated a wide-ranging review of environmental impacts of coca at every stage of the illegal drug market and its response. The review highlights deforestation dynamics from production and trafficking, including quotes from Liliana!
William Thomas won the American Genetic Association’s Evolutionary, Ecological, or Conservation Genomics Research Award! Bill joins lab alumni Marisa Lim and Elise Lauterbur in receiving this distinction. The award will enable Bill to parse the relative importance of demography and selection as processes that shape genetic diversity in the Eurasian common shrew!
William Thomas won the Society for the Study of Evolution' Graduate Research Excellence Grant! The award will help William generate population genomic data to discover shrew wintering adaptations!
William Thomas won the Society for Systematic Biologists' Graduate Student Research Award! The award will help William generate population genetic/epigenetic data for discovering shrew wintering adaptations!
Kristjan Mets won the Presidential Dissertation Completion Fellowship! The award will help Kristjan to complete his dissertation over the summer!
Anna McPherran won the Williams award at the 2021 Ecology & Evolution retreat. The award will help Anna sequence the genomes of hutias!