Dozens of Awards over 20 years

Below are listed just some of the many awards the Dow Wetlands Preserve has won:

2009 - Corporate Lands for Learning of the Year (Wildlife Habitat Council)

2007 - Signature of Sustainability Award (Wildlife Habitat Council)

2006 - Corporate Lands for Learning of the Year (Wildlife Habitat Council)

2004 - California Council For Environmental & Economic Balance - Governor Edmund G. 'Pat' Brown Award

2003 - Environmental Protection Agency (Region IX) Environmental Award

2002 - Environmental Responsibility Award (Industrial Environmental Assn/California Manufacturers & Technology)

2000 - Winner "Corporate Habitat of the Year" award through Wildlife Habitat Council (competed against 103 global corporate sites)

2000 - $2,500 California Fish & Game grant (used to purchase equipment for "Summer of Service" program)

1999 - "Five Star" $10,000 Environmental Protection Agency grant working with "at risk" youth

1999 - Partnership Award Nominee (Partners In Education)

1998 - Outstanding Partnership Support Award from Lindsay Wildlife Museum

1998 - Dow Responsible Care Award

1998 - Contra Costa Council's Medal Award "Continuing Business Development & Community Participation"

1997 - Nominee for Corporate Habitat of the Year Award (top four of 60 national nominations)

1997 - Environmental Achievement Award (Mt. Diablo Silverado Council Boy Scouts of America)

1995 - Achieved Recertification as Wildlife Habitat

1993 - President's Award for Community Service

1993 - Deemed Certified Wildlife Habitat by the Wildlife Habitat Council

1992 - President's Environmental Care Award (through Dow Chemical)