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AOS Kessel Award

Brina Kessel and lake.jpgThis award recognizes the most outstanding article by a single or multiple authors published in The Auk over the preceding two-year period. The award will be made in even-numbered years to complement the Painton Award, which is given in odd-numbered years for the best paper published in The Condor during the preceding two-year period. The award as presented in its inaugural year consisted of a $1,000 prize. It is given in honor of Brina Kessel, former President of the AOU (1992-94) and beloved leader and mentor in ornithology.

2018 Winners: F.K. Barker, K.J. Burns, J. Klicka, S.M. Lanyon, and I.J. Lovette. »
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