Award recognises Alexandra Howard's work on the value of bats on apple farms

Alexandra Howard, a PhD candidate in the Department of Zoology and Entomology and the Afromontane Research Unit (ARU),  recently received a $3 000 USD scholarship grant from Bat Conservation International (BCI).

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The ARU team

Developing a mountain-research ‘community of practice’ in Africa

The team at the Afromontane Research Unit (ARU) comprises a core of ARU research champions, postdoctoral research fellows, and postgraduate students.

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Afromontane Research Unit (ARU) special lecture

On Tuesday 5 December Prof Ralph Clark, ARU Director, will be presenting a special lecture, titled: Showcasing the ARU's journey since 2015-2023 as the Flagship Research Group of UFS-QQ ...

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