Nisbet Grant

Louise Blight, University of British Columbia (PhD student), for her proposal: “Long-term trends in the glaucous-winged gull, Larus glaucescens – sentinel for a century of ecosystem change.($819)

Kushlan Grant

The Committee decided to grant two awards.

Roberto Carlos Frias Soler
, University of Havana (professor), Cuba:  “Genetic characterization of Cuban flamingo colonies”  ($1500)

Bhaiya Khanal, Nepal Bioheritage Forum for Resources Conservation, Nepal: “Comparative analysis of population sizes and conservation status of wading birds in Chitwan and Makwanpur Districts of central Nepal.”  ($4700)

R. Michael Erwin, chairman