Youth Environmental Science Medal
The Youth Environmental Science (YES) Medal is presented annually in recognition of a significant contribution to youth learning as citizen environmental scientists.
The Medal is presented to the recipient at an appropriate science, education, or environmental conference and is accompanied by a $10,000 grant to an organization of the recipient’s choosing to further the organization’s work consistent with the objectives of YLACES.
2018 Recipient: Tom Ackerman
2016/2017 Recipient: Esri
2015 Recipient: Rick Bonney
2014 Recipient: Dr. Barrett N. Rock