Jerome J. Pratt – Whooping Crane Conservation Awards
Friends of the Wild Whoopers would like to congratulate George Archibald and Tom Stehn for being presented the Jerome J. Pratt – Whooping Crane Conservation Awards on April 17, 2014, at the North American Crane Working Group meetings.
George Archibald is the co-founder of the International Crane Foundation and Tom Stehn, who is now retired, was the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Whooping Crane Coordinator and co-chairman of the International Whooping Crane Recovery Team.
The Jerome J. Pratt – Whooping Crane Conservation Award is a lifetime achievement award given to an individual or organization who, through exceptional achievement and dedicated service, have contributed significantly to the conservation and/or collective knowledge of the whooping crane.