2009 Awards

Lifetime Achievement Award


The 2009 Lifetime Achievement Award Winner is Bob Muller. Bob has been an integral part of the Nature Society since its inception back in 2000 and has been responsible for all of our programming and park projects.

President's Award


The 2009 President's Award Winner is Royal Oak Public Schools. The Royal Oak Public Schools have begun a partnership with the Nature Society to bring environmental education to the children of the Royal Oak Public School System and have also let us use Royal Oak Middle School for the Nature Society’s nature based speaker programs. Tom Moline, Superintendent of the Royal Public Schools, will be accepting this award for the school system.

Chinquapin Award


The 2009 Chinquapin Award Winner is John Topor. John is a fossil collector, and for the past seven years, has donated his time teaching adults and children about fossils.