Students take home prizes and internships at Texas Society for Ecological Restoration conference

The Texas Society for Ecological Restoration held its 24th Annual Conference November 8-10, 2019. Dr. Amy Concilio attended the event with Olivia Rome ’20, Yeji Kang ’20, and Jack Rippel ’20.

Dr. Concilio presented on the ecological winners and losers in the Texas Hill Country. Students Olivia and Yeji presented their work, “Soil Seedbank Composition before and after prescribed fire in the Texas Hill Country,” and were awarded best undergraduate poster. Jack left the conference with an internship at the Nature Conservancy.

Photo: From left to right, Olivia Rome ’20, Yeji Kang ’20, Jack Rippel ’20.