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Thu 24 Jun 2004
Navjot Sodhi NUS award featured in The Straits Times
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Navjot Sodhi of the Conservation Ecology Lab was featured today in an article by Chang Ai-Lien entitled, "Singapore's birdman - Researcher honoured for extinction alarm," The Straits Times, 1st June 2004.
|"Ground breaking work which revealed the dire consequences of the disappearing habitats of wildlife here and in the region has helped win a National University of Singapore don kudos from the university. Keeping a close watch, bird expert Navjot Sodhi has travelled the region studying the effects of forest loss on birds and avian extinction."
He was conferred the University Award on 12th May 2004.
See "Catastrophic extinctions follow deforestation in Singapore." Nature 424: 420-423.