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Indianapolis Prize Finalist: Meet the savior of seahorses

The Indianapolis Prize recognizes the best animal conservationists in the world. One of this year’s six finalists is Amanda Vincent, known as the savior of seahorses. Vincent says she has always been fascinated with seahorses. WTHR.com staff (2020, 17 April) Indianapolis Prize Finalist: Meet the savior of seahorses – Amanda Vincent. WTHR Channel 13, the … Read more Indianapolis Prize Finalist: Meet the savior of seahorses

Amanda Vincent – Savior of Seahorses – 2020 Indianapolis Prize Finalist

Prof. Amanda Vincent became the first biologist to study seahorses underwater in 1986. Ever since, she has been the leading authority on the ecology and conservation of seahorses and a protector of marine life. In 1996, Amanda co-founded and still directs Project Seahorse, an international organization committed to conservation and sustainable use of the world’s … Read more Amanda Vincent – Savior of Seahorses – 2020 Indianapolis Prize Finalist

Six Finalists announced for world’s top animal conservation award, including our Amanda Vincent

Heroes for chimpanzees, seahorses, penguins and more in the running for the 2020 Indianapolis Prize and $250,000 INDIANAPOLIS – Officials from the Indianapolis Zoological Society, Inc., the presenter of the world’s leading award for animal conservation, today named the six Finalists that will contend for the 2020 Indianapolis Prize and $250,000. The Indianapolis Prize Finalists … Read more Six Finalists announced for world’s top animal conservation award, including our Amanda Vincent

Amanda Vincent wins FSBI’s Le Cren Medal

Story originally posted by UBC’s Institute for the Oceans and Fisheries Dr. Amanda Vincent, professor in the Institute for the Oceans and Fisheries has been awarded the Le Cren medal by the Fisheries Society of the British Isles (FSBI). This medal is awarded to one or more individuals who have made a lifelong contribution to … Read more Amanda Vincent wins FSBI’s Le Cren Medal