The Elton Prize is awarded by the British Ecological Society each year for the best paper in Journal of Animal Ecology written by an early career author at the start of their research career. Today we are pleased to present the shortlisted papers for this year’s award, based on the previous (89th) volume of the journal.
The winner will be selected in the coming weeks so watch this space for future announcements.
Threats from the air: Damselfly predation on diverse prey taxa – By Kari Kaunisto
How butterflies keep their cool: physical and ecological traits influence thermoregulatory ability and population trends – By Andrew Bladon. Check out the #storybehind the paper by Andrew.
Predators drive community reorganization during experimental range shifts – By Natalie Jones.