Tuesday, September 25, 2018

2018 Bullitt Environmental Prize recognizes Bahamian marine biologist

Nicola Smith - Marine Biologist

Bahamian marine biologist Nicola Smith won the 12th Annual Bullitt Environmental Prize, the Bullitt Foundation announced today.

Smith, a PhD candidate in marine biology at Simon Fraser University in British Columbia, is the first person from the Caribbean to win the award.

The Bullitt Foundation — an environmental philanthropy based in Seattle, Washington — “recognizes people from varied backgrounds who have demonstrated the ability to become powerful environmental leaders. The goal of the program is to help broaden and diversify the leadership of the global environmental movement”.  Read more >>