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Science UWindsor sweeps conservation awards

UWindsor science students, researchers and research centres are at the top of their game for protecting species, habitats and ecosystems – and they are proving it with winning three Essex Region Conservation Authority (ERCA) 2020 Conservation Awards.

  • The Conservation Award for Education: The Freshwater Restoration Ecology Centre (FREC), run by integrative biology professor and Great Lakes Institute for Environmental Research (GLIER) researcher Trevor Pitcher
  • Youth Conservation Award: School of Environment student Emily Browne
  • The Environmental Achievement Conservation Award: goes to Ken Drouillard, School of Environment professor and GLIER researcher
The Awards were presented at ERCA’s Annual General Meeting in an online ceremony hosted on Thursday January 21 2021.

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