2015 NASPS Annual Student Travel Award Winners

Student Travel Awards for the NASPS 2015 Annual Meeting have been awarded to one Masters student and one Ph.D. student.  The winners are:

 

MS: Alex DiJohnson, Delaware State Univ

Ph.D.: Emily Miller, UC Davis

 

Emily Miller is a Ph.D. Candidate in Dr. Peter Klimley's Biotelemetry Lab in the Graduate Group in Ecology at UC Davis. Her dissertation examines spatio-temporal distributions and niche partitioning among green and white sturgeon in the San Francisco Bay, Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta, and Sacramento River.

 

Emily will be presenting a talk entitled “Green and white sturgeon migratory movements in the San Francisco Bay, Delta, and Sacramento River, California” at the NASPS annual meeting in Oshkosh WI.

 

Emily Miller

  

Alex DiJohnson is a M.S. Candidate in Dr. Dewayne Fox's lab in the Department of Agriculture and Natural Resources at Delaware State University.  His thesis examines fine-scale behavior and habitat use of Atlantic Sturgeon relative to the presence of commercial shipping in the Delaware River.

 

Alex will be presenting a talk entitled “Behavioral response of adult Atlantic Sturgeon (Acipenser oxyrinchus oxyrinchus) to commercial shipping in the Delaware River” at the NASPS annual meeting in Oshkosh WI.

 

Alex Di Johnson