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Katie Devenish placement – UKRI Policy placement with Senedd Research

Envision student Katie Devenish standing in front of Cardiff castle whilst on placement

Earlier this year I had the wonderful opportunity to do a 3-month UKRI Policy Internship at Senedd Research. The bursary provided by UKRI meant I was able to relocate to Cardiff for the duration of the placement, meaning I could work in the office, meet my colleagues face-to-face and attend First Ministers Questions and a […]

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Do prey shape, time of day, and plant trichomes affect the predation rate on plasticine prey in tropical rainforests?

Figure of the Hulk

Anita Weissflog, Envision student from Bangor University recently published the following article on one of her PhD chapters in Biotropica. The article is openly accessible via this link: https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/btp.13150. She also created a short animation video during the Envision-sponsored infohackit workshop which shows what she discovered regarding the effects of host plant hairiness and time […]

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Mark Hamilton placement – Seychelles Fishing Authority

Envision student Mark Hamilton on a small fishing boat with three members of staff from the Seychelles Fish Authority

Envision placement details Student name: Mark Hamilton Institution: Lancaster University Placement Host: Seychelles Fishing Authority I completed an Envision-funded placement at Seychelles Fishing Authority (SFA) from April to June 2022. My PhD research focuses on the effects of coral reef degradation on small-scale fisheries, and three of my PhD chapters involve reefs and fisheries in […]

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