Andrew Inglis and Cecelia Woolford presenting the award to Tony Bartram

On Wednesday October 26th KI Dolphin Watch volunteers Tony and Phyll Bartram attended the 2011 Premier’s NRM and Landcare Awards at “The Observatory” in Adelaide. KI Dolphin Watch were presented with the Premier’s Natural Resources Management Finalist Award by Andrew Inglis; Presiding Member of the NRM Council and Cecelia Woolford; Chair of the NRM Volunteer Committee. The award recognised “outstanding contribution to the sustainable management of South Australia’s natural resources” in the category of Community Engagement. Sincere thanks to the Kangaroo Island Natural Resources Management Board for nominating the project and in particular Bev Maxwell for writing the submission, in acknowledgement of the outstanding efforts of KI Dolphin Watch students, volunteers and supporters.

Photograph courtesy of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources.