Awards

  • 1999 Coastal America Award, Clear Creek Habitat Restoration
  • 2000, Recognition award from NASA for Galveston Bay Estuary restoration and 5-years of implementation
  • 2002 Coastal America Award, Galveston Island State Park Habitat Restoration
  • 2003 Coastal America Award, for Habitat Restoration at Jumbile Cove
  • 2005 Coastal America Award, for San Jacinto State Park),
  • 2006, National Wetland Conservation Award for Delehide Cove Protection and Restoration from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
  • EPA Gulf of Mexico Program Gulf Guardian Partnership Award for the Brays Bayou Urban Wetlands project
  • The Fisheries and Habitat Conservation Partnership award for the cumulative habitat conservation work on the part of the NRU Subcommittee
  • Two EPA Gulf of Mexico Program Gulf Guardian Awards to Estuary Program partners, including an award in the non-profit category to Scenic Galveston for the Virginia Point
  • Coastal Preserve, which GBEP played an instrumental role, and an award in the individual category to Dick Benoit, a highly active local citizen.
  • EPA Gulf of Mexico Program awarded First Place Gulf Guardian Award in the Partnership category in for the East Bay Shoreline Protection Project
  • The Department of Interior’s Collaborative Conservation award for the East Bay Shoreline Protection Project
  • EPA’s Gulf of Mexico Program Gulf Guardian Partnership Award for North Deer Island
  • Coastal America Partnership Award for North Deer Island
  • EPA Gulf of Mexico Program Gulf Guardian Award for North Deer Island
  • Coastal America Partnership Award for Savannah Oaks