The award was given last night during an opening reception to kickoff a three-day research conference in Seattle, called the Puget Sound-Georgia Basin Ecosystem Conference.
A couple of free events Tuesday night sound like they will be fun. The first is an artists reception, featuring scenes by amateur and professional photographers. See the notice for information.
The other event is a film festival featuring 10 environmental short films from the United States and Canada. Check out the list of films and other details.