The Rachel Carson Prize is awarded by the British Ecological Society each year for the best paper in People and Nature written by an early career author at the start of their research career. Today, we are pleased to present the shortlisted papers for this year’s award, based on the previous (4th) volume of the journal.

This year’s shortlisted candidates are:

The winner will be selected in the coming weeks, so monitor the BES social media and website for future announcements.