Best Water e-Journal Paper Award

All papers published on Water e-Journal will be eligible for consideration for Best Water e-Journal Paper (formerly Best Water Journal Paper, formerly the Guy Parker Award).

Papers will be judged by our technical advisory committee and shortlisted for the annual award, which will be announced at Ozwater.

Please see Submission Guidelines for details on word count, style and other requirements, or email journal@awa.asn.au for more information.

2018 Award Winner

Best Water e-Journal Paper Award Winner

Understanding Naegleria Fowleri: A Different Type of Pathogen, an Increasing Climate Change Threat
Clara Laydon
Published in Water e-Journal, Volume 2 Issue 2, 1 May 2017.

Climate change is bringing a number of challenges to the water industry, and one of those is an increasing water temperature profile and the risk of a unique and dangerous pathogen, Naegleria fowleri. So what is Naegleria fowleri? Why does it require more attention from our industry, and why will climate change increase the risk associated with this pathogen?

Previous Winners

See our list of past recipients here.