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VCU graduate student award winner

Michael Brandt, a graduate student in the VCU Center for Environmental Studies was one of three award winners in a “Best Student Presentation Competition” at the Virginia Water Research Conference held October 15 and 16, 2009. The conference attracted 140 water scientists and managers and 75 oral and poster presentations.

Brandt’s presentation was titled, “Factors Limiting Benthic Algal Abundance in Virginia Streams of the Coastal Plain.”

>> View the presentation [PowerPoint]