Mike Heithaus


  Graduate students  from the Heithaus Lab at Florida International University (FIU) are pioneering the study of alligators and bull sharks in the Everglades, providing baseline data for the effects the Everglades Restoration Project will have on these predators. More information >>

The Elton Prize is awarded by the British Ecological Society each year for the best paper in the Journal of Animal Ecology written by a young author at the start of their research career. The winner of the Elton Prize 2011 is Philip Matich, a Marine Sciences doctoral candidate in Dr. Michael Heithaus’s lab. The winning paper entitled, “Contrasting patterns of individual specialization and trophic coupling in two marine apex predators” is… Read More