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February 2013: SER Northwest Special Award

The Restoration Ecology Network has been awarded the Special Award from the Northwest Chapter of Society of Ecological Restoration.This award was given during the 20th Anniversary Celebration in Seattle, WA.

The Restoration Ecology Network has been recognized internationally in Science Magazine. Co-authors Warren Gold, UW Bothell; Kern Ewing, UW Seattle; John Banks, UW Tacoma; Martha Groom, UW Bothell; Tom Hinckley, UW Seattle; David Secord, UW Seattle; and Daniela Shebitz, UW Seattle have published an article about UWREN in the Education Forum of Science Magazine.

To read the full text of the article online, please follow the link below. You can also view a summary and access a pdf version:
COMMUNITY COLLABORATIONS: Collaborative Ecological Restoration Science 30 June 2006:
Vol. 312. no. 5782, pp. 1880 - 1881

Read the UW News Press Release about this article and the UW-REN program in:
UW News

Listen to KPLU environment reporter Steve Krueger's interview with UWREN co-director Warren Gold. Click here to listen to the story (mp3).

Kern Ewing and Warren Gold were awarded the John Rieger Award for 2004 from the Society for Ecological Restoration International (SERI). This award acknowledges the Society's debt to those who have dedicated their time and skills to the advancement of ecological restoration and/or to the development of the Society. Recipients of the award have also had significant impact on the theory, practice, or public awareness of restoration.

Read more about the program and this prestigious award in:
The Seattle Post Intelligencer
The Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce