KCP Conservation Leadership Award

The annual KCP Conservation Leadership Award recognizes individuals who are proven leaders and contribute to the field of conservation in the Kootenays. Nominees must be affiliated with a KCP partner organization (click here for our partner list) and they must show a demonstrated commitment toward the KCP vision. Award recipients are formally recognized at the annual KCP Fall Gathering.

There are two categories for the award:

  • West Kootenay
  • East Kootenay

The nomination deadline for the 2018 Award is now closed.


Past Recipients

2017 Award Recipients: Bob Neil and Irene Manley

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2016 Award Recipients: Heather Leschied and Grant Trower

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2015 Award Recipient: Andy Shadrack

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2014 Award Recipients: Nancy Newhouse and Jennifer Yeow

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2013 Award Recipients: Hillary Page and Wayne McCrory

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2012 Award Recipients:  John Krebs and Emily Nilsen