Awards

  • 2018 Environmental Journalism Fellow, National Tropical Botanical Gardens, Hawaii
  • 2015 Fellow of the Chesapeake Bay Institute, The Institutes for Journalism and Natural Resources, Baltimore, MD
  • 2011 Fellow of the Logan Science Journalism Program, The Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, MA
  • 2011 Fellow of the Great Waters Institute, The Institutes for Journalism and Natural Resources, Toronto, ON
  • 2010 Fellow of Carnegie Mellon University’s  Steinbrenner Institute, Environmental Media
  • 2009 Fellow of the Great Waters Institute, The Institutes for Journalism and Natural Resources, Detroit
  • 2007 Canadian Science Writers’ Association, Science In Society Journalism Award for print feature
  • 2006 Canadian Science Writers’ Association, Science In Society Journalism Award for print feature
  • 2005 Fellow of the Great Lakes Environmental Journalism Training Institute, The School of Journalism at Michigan State University
  • 1996 Western Ontario Newspaper Award for feature writing. Winner
  • 1994 Western Ontario Newspaper Award for team spot news reporting. Runner up
  • 1990 A.O. Tate Award, Excellence in Reporting, Ryerson University