2016 STUDENT GRANT WINNERS

Graduate

Ellie Wenger
California State University, Long Beach
The impacts of sea level rise on decomposer communities in California salt marshes

Homam Jamal
California State University, Fullerton
The Seasonal Reproductive Biology of Blue Rockfish (Sebastes mystinus)

Emily Meese
California State University, Long Beach
Thermal energetics and activity rates of horn sharks, Heterodontus francisci

Alyssa Braciszewski
University of California, Irvine
Relatedness and differential disease resistance in abalone (genus Haliotis)

Undergraduate

Haley Gause
California State University, Long Beach
Assessing the dissemination potential of tachyzoite stages of Toxoplasma gondii parasites during exposure to coastal California seawater conditions: exploring a new pathway to marine mammal infections