Congratulations to Farah Carrasco Rueda, PhD student in SNRE, and Flavia Montano, PhD student in WEC, who both received field research grants from Tinker funds in the Center for Latin American Studies as part of the Tropical Conservation and Development program grant competition.

Farah will work in Peru on a project entitled “What is the conservation value of forest strips in palm plantations?” Flavia will travel to Bolivia to begin her studies on “Community assembly under climate change: Predicting bird community responses.”