David LCEED Chief Investigator Professor David Lindenmayer has been awarded the Whittaker Distinguished Ecologist Award 2018 by the Ecological Society of America (ESA). 

The Whittaker Award recognizes an ecologist with an outstanding record of contributions in ecology who is not a U.S. citizen and who resides outside the United States.

The ESA described Professor Lindenmayer as a world-leader in his field. “His work has been influential in developing ways to conserve biodiversity across a range of wild and urban landscapes, including reserves, national parks, wood production forests, and farmland.”

More information about this award and others on the ESA website.