E4 award winner and runner-up

Submitted by editor on 25 January 2024.

Our February 2024 issue is dedicated to our E4 award.

The E4 Award is given every year to an early-career research scientist who writes an exceptional Review manuscript. The winner receives a €1000 cash prize and the runner-up receives €500. The topic of the paper should focus on spatial and/or temporal patterns, particularly studies of population and community ecology, macroecology, biogeography, ecological genetics, historical ecology, evolution, macroevolution, and conservation.

WINNER: Varina Crisfield, How and why species are rare: towards an understanding of the ecological causes of rarity

See the video abstract here.

RUNNER-UP: Peniston et al., Ecological and evolutionary consequences of temporal variation in dispersal

See video abstract here.