2016 EE Award Recipients

Be inspired by the impact of these amazing educators and programs!

March 11, 2017

Tivoli Turnhalle, Auraria Campus, Denver, CO

Click on the names below to read more about the 2016 Excellence in Environmental Education Award Recipients.


 

Enos A. Mills Lifetime Achievement Award

Rafael Salgado

Executive Director, Cal-Wood Education Center

 

President's Award

Luis Benitez

Director, Colorado Outdoor Recreation Industry Office

 

Outstanding Environmental Educator Award

James Garcia

Outreach Specialist, Denver Zoological Foundation

Outstanding Youth Environmental Leadership Award

Angel Bujanda, Samuel Frykholm, Joseph Koch, Samantha Montes, Brayhan Reveles, and Yesenia Martinez

Get Outdoors Leadville Youth Research Team

Advancing Environmental Literacy Award

Hub Program, Alliance for Sustainble Colorado
 

Innovative Environmental Education Program Awards

        
Pollinators in Peril Distance
Learning Series

The Butterfly Pavilion
  Green Star Schools Program
Aurora Public Schools 
     
     
     
Wooly: Landfills Explained
Pitkin County Solid Waste Center
  Sustainability Incentive Program
Douglas County School District
 

Outstanding Retiring Educator Recognition

Betsy Leonard

Awards Media

  • 2016 Award Recipients Press Release (coming soon)
  • 2016 Awards for Excellence in Environmental Education Booklet (coming soon)

Past Awards Recipients

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