2009 Award Winners

Congratulations to the following ANREP members for their outstanding accomplishments and excellence in Extension educational programs

Achievement Awards

Career Leadership Award

Don Hanley

Washington State University

Individual Program Award

ForestConnect Monthly Internet Seminar Series

Peter Smallidge

Cornell University

Innovative Program Award
GoldFlorida Sea Grant's "Development of Materials and Training for Saltwater Anglers in Florida and the Gulf of Mexico"Bryan Fluech, Mike Spranger, Joy Hazell, Betty Staugler, Brian Cameron, Dorothy Zimmerman, Steve Kearl, Charles AdamsUniversity of Florida
SilverNational Network for Sustainable Living Education (NNSLE)Viviane Simon-Brown, Greg Crosby, Les Hyde, Cathy Elliott, Will Sheftall, Martha Monroe, Kyle Cecil, Susan Donaldson, Trina Hofreiter, Mary Tebo, Lauren McDonell, Eric Norland, Nancy Peterson, Pete ColversonUniversity of Wisconsin

The Virginia Urban Tree Canopy Assessment Program

Jen McKee, Jim Pugh, Barbara White, John McGee, Randolph Wynne, Jarlath O'Neil-DunnVirginia Tech

Educational  Materials Awards

Computerized Graphic Presentation/Slide Set Award
GoldGas Well Drilling and Private Water Supplies Portable ClassroomJames ClarkPenn State University
Bronze  The American Tree Farm System: An Opportunity for LandownersAndrew LondoMississippi State University

Long Publication Award

The Community Landscape: An Environmental Approach

Annemarie Post, Don Rainey, Margaret D. (Peggy) Dessaint, Fred SantanaUniversity of Florida
SilverFirewise Landscaping - A Guide for Protecting Your Home From WildfiresBill Klase, Jolene Ackerman, Stephanie Jones, Bruce Webendorfer, Jeff Strobel, Amy TorreyUniversity of Wisconsin
Bronze  Living Sustainably: It's Your ChoiceMichelle Adamski, Viviane Simon-Brown, Catherine Elliott,University of Maine

Mixed Materials Award
BronzeMerit Bage Counselor Training Materials

Stephen Dicke, Adam Rohnke

Mississippi State University

Newsletter/Series of Articles Award

Tree Care and Topping Beliefs, Knowledge, and Practices

Michael Kuhns

Utah State University


Sustainable Living Education: A Call to All Extension

Viviane Simon-Brown, Catherine Elliott, Greg Crosby, Leslie Hyde, Lauren McDonnell, Martha Monroe, Diana Rashash, Will Sheftall, Luis Tupas, Tom WorthleyOregon State University
Bronze  Potential carbon sequestration opportunities and issues for bottomland hardwood afforestation in the Lower Mississippi Alluvial ValleyAndrew Londo, Donald Grebner, Changyou (Edwin) Sun, Stephen Grado, Daniel Summerall, Janet Dewey, Bertrand Nero, Richard MaiersMississippi State University

Short Publication Award
GoldFire Resistant Plants for Home Landscapes: An Educational PosterStephen FitzgeraldOregon State University

Video/DVD/CD Award

Sustainable Fishing

Mark Hostetler

University of Florida


Considering a Timber Harvest on Your Family Forest

Darren McAvoy

Utah State University

Webpage Award
GoldShake, Rattle and Slide

Duane Friend, Jane Scherer, Greg Stack, John Glass, Bob Vaiden, Stu Ellis, John Tubbs

University of Illinois


Tree Browser Website

Michael Kuhns

Utah State University


Osceola County Hydrilla and Hygrophila Demonstration Project

Stacia Hetrick, Beth Hathaway, Tina Bond

University of Florida