Environmental researchers win Mahathir Science Award

22 Mar 2017

Professor Hugh Possingham, Professor Kerrie Wilson and Dr Erik Meijaard from the Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Environmental Decisions (CEED)

Work by a trio of University of Queensland researchers and their teams to help save tropical habitats has prompted government policy changes in Malaysia, Indonesia and around the world.

The researchers’ work advancing natural resource management knowledge in the tropics has won them Malaysia’s 2016 Mahathir Science Award, which was announced today.

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