ENVIRONMENTAL HERO!!!


On Earth Day 2000, John Gauvin was awarded an Environmental Hero award for his work on reducing bycatch and his commitment to improving the scientific knowledge on the impacts of trawling on benthic habitat.


Read Penny Dalton’s nomination letter

Read Vice President Al Gore's letter of congratulations

View John's Environmental Hero Award

Read the original NMFS press release

Read an article on John’s reaction to the award