EES/SBE/CCI PhD student Alessandro Mereghetti awarded NSF Arctic Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grant

PhD student Alessandro Mereghetti has been awarded an NSF Arctic DDRIG: Assessing the impacts of Pleistocene megaherbivores n vegetation stability and resilience in the Arctic ($56,118). This will support his upcoming fieldwork in Alaska, using ancient DNA to reconstruct the last 120,000 years around Squirrel Lake in the Kotzebue Sound region.

Congratulations, Alessandro!

Alessandro Mereghetti