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AOS Schreiber Award

Ralph W. Schreiber Conservation Award

ralph_schreiber_150.jpgThis award honors extraordinary scientific contributions to the conservation, restoration, or preservation of birds and/or their habitats by an individual or small team. The award honors Ralph Schreiber, a prominent figure in the AOU known for his enthusiasm, energy, and dedication to research and conservation, particularly of seabirds.

Contributions from throughout the world and over any time course are eligible for this award, which consists of consists of a framed certificate and an honorarium. Activities may include: applied research, restoration, and educational actions that conserve birds, or preserve significant bird habitats; scientific examination of the principles of avian conservation and application of new insights into species restoration; and/or scientific evaluation, guidance, creation, and oversight of avian recovery programs or habitat reserve/restoration programs.

2019 Winner: Dr. José Maria Cardoso da Silva »
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