[Coral-List] 2016 CCT-US Expedition Scholarship - Chagos Atoll Restoration Expedition
purkis at nova.edu
Tue Sep 8 12:08:55 EDT 2015
This message to announce that applications are
now being considered for the 2016 Chagos
Conservation Trust U.S. (CCT-US) Expedition Scholarship.
For application criteria, expectations and other
specifics, please see the online announcement
posted on the CCT-US website, here:
Under the auspices of its annual Expedition
Scholarship, the CCT-US seeks to fund a US-based
invasive plant management specialist to
participate on the Chagos Atoll Restoration
Expedition (CAREX) which will be of one month duration in August, 2016.
Like all expedition participants, the successful
candidate will be expected to contribute their
relevant expertise to the Terrestrial Action Plan
being developed for the outer islands of the British Indian Ocean Territory.
Interviews will commence upon receipt of
applications and will continue until the scholarship is filled.
Sam Purkis [purkis at nova.edu Chair of the CCT-US]
Pete Carr [Petecarr1 at hotmail.com CAREX Expedition Leader]
Sam Purkis, PhD
Nova Southeastern University - National Coral Reef Institute
Halmos College of Natural Sciences and Oceanography
8000 N. Ocean Drive, Dania
(954) 262-3647 (phone office)
(954) 600-9983 (mobile)
Chagos Conservation Trust - U.S.
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