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Posts tagged: Citizens Committed to the Complete the Refuge

US Forest Service Presents Prestigious Award to 88 Year-Old Environmental Leader

Florence LaRiviere, Citizens Committee to Complete the Refuge

Florence LaRiviere, Citizens Committee to Complete the Refuge

More and more folks live fulfilling lives well into their senior years but it’s especially noteworthy when an octogenarian is still working on environmental conservation issues like Florence LaRiviere. This year the Environmental Law Institute honored LaRiviere with its 2012 National Wetlands Award for “Wetland Community Leader” and asked U.S. Forest Service scientist and Associate Deputy Chief for Research and Development, Dr. Deanna J. Stouder, to present the award. Read more »