University of St Andrews

DGSD student named 2014 RSGS Walton Prize recipient

Tuesday 14 April 2015

Congratulations to Christine McKenna (BSc Geography/Mathematics) who has been named the Royal Scottish Geographical Society's Walton Prize winner for 2014.

Christine's project entitled “A reconstruction of water mass distributions in the Faroe-Shetland Channel using Parametric Optimum Multi-Parameter analysis” was supervised by Bill Austin (St Andrews) and Bee Berx (Marine Scotland Science). The Walton Prize is awarded annually by a panel of judges on behalf of the RSGS in recognition of the best final year undergraduate dissertation in Physical Geography from a Scottish University.