Environmental Law Section Award
To honor distinguished service to the
protection of the environment.
Presented by: Environmental Law Section
Contact: Lisa Bataille
Nomination Deadline: None
Date Presented: January Annual Meeting
Award Criteria: Outstanding efforts to protect the environment.
Prize Awarded: Large plaque
The 2017 Section Award
recognized Dr. Ross Whaley in
recognition of his distinguished leadership and long-standing dedication to the
environment, including his service as Director of Forest Economics Research at
the U.S. Forest Service, President and Professor at the S.U.N.Y. College of
Environmental Science and Forestry and Chair of the Adirondack Park Agency; and
his formative work on environmental sustainability, including as a founding
member of the Common Ground Alliance.