Congratulations to the 2022 Environmental Excellence Award Recipients!

The NAEP Awards Committee was proud to present the Environmental Excellence Awards, Jim Roberts Scholarship, Zirzow Student Award, and the first annual Norm Arnold Award at the NAEP Annual Conference that took place in Fort Lauderdale, FL in May 2022. 

The Environmental Excellence Awards recognizes projects or programs that represent national or major environmental achievements in four different categories. 

Public Involvement & Education Award

Winner: Arizona Department of Environmental Quality
For: Arizona Wildfire Smoke Forecast
Presented To: Joe Paul

Best Available or Innovative Technology Award

Winner: Arizona Department of Environmental Quality
For: Leveraging Innovative Tools To Estimate Flow Regimes & Protect Surface Water
Presented To: Meghan Smart

Environmental Management Stewardship, Conservation and/or Protection Award

Winner: HDR
For: C-44 Reservoir and Stormwater Treatment Area
Presented To: Susan Ray