Colin Averill wins ESA Biogeosciences publications award

Colin Averill, a faculty member at ETH Zurich, has received the Gene E. Likens Award from the Biogeosciences Section of the Ecological Society of America. The prize recognizes work conducted by an early career scientist; Averill conducted his research as a postdoc with E&E Associate Professor Mike Dietze and Biology Assistant Professor Jennifer Bhatnagar. The resultant article, “Continentalā€scale nitrogen pollution is shifting forest mycorrhizal associations and soil carbon stocks,” was co-authored by Dietze and Bhatnagar and published in Global Change Biology.