RGS Victoria Medal awarded to Professor Rick Battarbee

The Royal Geographical Society has awarded Rick Battarbee with the Victoria Medal for 'research in environmental change'.

Presentation of the Royal Medals and other Awards of the Society took place during the Society's AGM on 7 June 2010, at the Society in central London. They are presented annually in recognition of those who have made outstanding achievements.

The address made by the President of the IBG-RGS (Michael Palin CBE) and acceptance speech by Prof Rick Battarbee and other award winners can be found in:

The Geographical Journal, Vol. 176, No. 3, September 2010, pp. 256–266
doi: 10.1111/j.1475-4959.2010.00377.x