At the General Meeting on Thursday 7 May 2015, the 2015 Conservation Biology Grants were announced to the following successful applicants:
John McDonald, PhD Candidate, The University of Adelaide - "Genetic divergence of endangered southern Australian chenopods"
Jack Tatler, PhD Candidate, The University of Adelaide - "The influence of poison baiting history on ecosystem functioning: Does baiting for dingoes cause a loss in biodiversity?"
Tamara Burt, PhD Candidate, Flinders University - "Identifying the impact(s) of blood parasites in declining Little Penguin (Eudyptula minor) populations of South Australia"
We congratulate all the recipients for 2015 and look forward to reading and hearing about the outcomes of their research in the coming year. Conservation Biology Grant recipients are required to submit a short article for publication in Xanthopus and also to present a short talk at the General Meeting in May 2016.