NEP awarded First Place Gulf Guardian Award

Mobile Bay NEP's Director Roberta Swann along with Emery Baya with Thompson Engineering accepted a First Place Gulf Guardian Partnerships Award for bringing together state and local government and private property owners to accomplish this first ever restoration project of its kind along the gulf coast. The awards were accepted at a prestigious banquet held last night in Corpus Christi Texas. "I am so proud of the work that we were able to accomplish. It is an honor to be here accepting this award with Thompson Engineering and our partners Alabama Department of Transportation, Alabama Department of Environmental Management, Geological Survey of Alabama, Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, Westminster Village, Baldwin County, City of Daphne and City of Spanish Fort ." -Roberta Swann

Other First Place Awards:

Business/Industry Stormwater Conservation Program Holcim, Inc. -Travis Osbourne featured third from left in photo below

MS/AL Sea Grant Consortium, Tracie Sempier -featured in bottom photo

Second Place Awards:

Mobile Baykeeper, Casi Callaway -featured in photo below

Featured from left to right Roberta Swann, Emery Baya, Travis Osbourne, Casi Callaway

Featured from left to right Roberta Swann, Traci Sempier