Richard Fitzgerald Award 2023

Environ 2023 Nicole Caputo ATU Galway receives Best Aquatic Environment Poster in memory of Richard Fitzgerald from Richards wife Prof Frances Lucy

The 2023 winner of the Richard Fitzgerald Memorial Prize for the Best Aquatic Poster has been announced.

Congratulations to Nicolé Caputo, ATU Galway, for her poster presentation: "Doom and Bloom: past, present, and future perspectives of Harmful Algal Blooms in Irish waters."

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. The award was presented by Richard's wife, Professor Frances Lucy (ATU Galway).

Nicolé received a €250 prize proudly sponsored by AquaTT for her poster.

Please visit the conference website for an overview of other prize winners.