2019 Richard Fitzgerald Award Winner Announced

Congratulations to Raymond Wilson, winner of the 2019 Richard Fitzgerald Aquatic Environment Poster Award at Environ 2019: 29th Annual Researchers Colloquium, which was held on 15-17 April 2019 in IT Carlow. Raymond, a researcher from University of Ulster, received a €250 prize proudly sponsored by AquaTT for his poster entitled “Environmental change in Ireland’s small marl lakes”. Information on his project can be found here.

Prizegiving Frances Lucy ESAI Presents Raymond Wilson University of Ulster with award Richard Fitzgerald Memorial Prize Best Aquatic Env Poster

Frances Lucy of ESAI presents Raymond Wilson of the University of Ulster with the
Richard Fitzgerald Memorial Prize for the best aquatic environment poster - Environ 2019.

Richard Fitzgerald was one of the founding fathers of AquaTT, acting as the first chairman of the company and serving on the board regularly for 20 years. He passed away shortly before Christmas 2016. To commemorate the life and legacy of such an important figure in AquaTT’s history, the award was set up to honour his legacy. Previous winners of this eponymous award can be found here.