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Suraj Upadhaya awarded WCN scholarship


Congratulations to ICON & Forestry and Natural Resources PhD student Suraj Upadhaya, who was recently selected to receive the Sidney Byers Scholarship from the Wildlife Conservation Network (WCN). Read more about the WCN’s scholarship programs.

4th Annual Symposium on Integrative Conservation


The 4th Annual Symposium on Integrative Conservation (SIC) was held Friday, January 27, 2017 at the UGA Coverdell Center. Featuring 14 presentations by ICON students, as well as a keynote lecture by Dr. Mara Goldman (CU-Boulder), the event showcased integrative … More ›

David Hecht named a NatGeo Society Young Explorer


David Hecht, PhD student in Integrative Conservation and Anthropology, received a National Geographic Society Young Explorers Grant to support continuing project work in Bhutan, entitled “Collaborative Watershed Mapping & White-bellied Heron Conservation in S. Central Bhutan”. The grant is administered … More ›