Eugene P. Odum Award for Excellence in Ecology Education
The Eugene P. Odum Award recognizes an ecologist for outstanding work in ecology education. This award was generously endowed by, and named for, the distinguished ecologist Eugene P. Odum. Through teaching, outreach, and mentoring activities, recipients of this award have demonstrated their ability to relate basic ecological principles to human affairs. Nominations recognizing achievements in education at the university, K–12, and public levels are all encouraged. Recent recipients include Ricardo Rozzi, Nathaniel Wheelwright, Bob Pohlad, Carolyn Thomas, and Kathleen Weathers.