Environmental Law Section Award Previous Award Recipients

2017 Dr. Ross Whaley
2016
Hon. Thomas P. DiNapoli, NY Comptroller
2015
 Hudson River Sloop Clearwater, Inc.
2014
New York City
2013
The Wild Center 
2012
Constantine Sidamon-Eristoff, Esq. - (posthumously)
2011
30th Anniversary Awards in lieu of Section Awards (see Other Awards)
2010
Prof. Philip Weinberg 
2009 The Nature Conservancy 
2009
New Yorkers for Parks
2008 Hon. Pete Grannis
2008 Peter A.A. Berle, Esq. - (posthumously)
2007
Environmental Protection Bureau, New York State Department of Law
2007
Kent L. Barwick
2007 Prof. John R. Nolon
2007
Sean F. Nolon, Esq. 
2006
David Shaw 
2005
Hon. Erin M. Crotty 
2004
Prof. Jeffrey D. Sachs 
2002
George E. Pataki, Esq. (NY Governor)
2001
Hon. Sherwood L. Boehlert
2001
Hon. John P. Cahill 
2000
John H. Adams, Esq.
2000
Bernadette Castro 
1999
Carol Browner (Lifetime Achievement Award)
1999
J. Winthrop Aldrich 
1998
Prof. Ross Sandler 
1997
Hon. Nita Lowey 
1997
Val Washington, Esq.
1996
US Environmental Protection Agency, Region II 
1996
Hudson Riverkeeper Fund, Inc. 
1996
Natural Resources Defense Council
1996
Hon. Michael C. Finnegan 
1996
Hon. Marilyn Gelber
1996
Daniel A. Ruzow, Esq. 
1995
New York Parks and Conservation Association 
1995
Dean Richard L. Ottinger
1994
Michael LoGrande 
1994
Richard Amper 
1992
Elizabeth Thorndike 
1991
Sheldon Leffler 
1991
Richard A. Persico, Esq. 
1991
Klara Sauer 
1991
Tim Conti
1990
Langdon Marsh 
1989
Christopher Daggett
1989
David Miller 
1989
Hon. Maurice Hinchey
1988
Dorothy M. Miner, Esq. 
1988
Albert K. Butzel, Esq.
1987
Hon. Robert Abrams 
1987
John G. Proudfit, Esq.
1987
Frances Reece 
1986
Richard Sullivan 
1986
Hon. Edward S. Conway 
1985
Cyril H. Moore, Esq. 
1985
Hon. Abraham D. Sofaer 
1985
Robert C. Stover, Esq.
1985 Mario M. Cuomo, Esq. (NY Governor)
1984
Center for Environmental Information
1983
John L. Greenthal, Esq. 
1983
Robert C. Glennon, Esq.
1982
Hon. Bernard C. Smith 
1982
Prof. Philip Weinberg
1982
Hugh L. Carey (NY Governor) (John Burroughs Award)
1981
Peter A.A. Berle, Esq. 
1981
Henry L. Diamond, Esq. 
1981
Prof. Nicholas Adams Robinson 
1981
Joel H. Sachs, Esq. 
1981
David Sive, Esq.