Richard Fitzgerald Award 2021


The 2021 winner of the Richard Fitzgerald Memorial Prize for the Best Aquatic Poster has been announced.

Congratulations to Tapiwa Nyakauru, from Waterford Institute of Technology,  An investigation into the genomic and proteomic effects of heavy metal exposure to the hyperaccumulator plants Eichhornia crassipes and Pistia".

The prize is awarded annually at the ESAI Environ conference in memory of one of AquaTT's founding fathers and esteemed figure in Irish aquaculture research and development, Richard Fitzgerald.

Tapiwa received a €250 prize proudly sponsored by AquaTT for his poster.

Tapiwa Nyakauru, WIT