Staff at Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery were honored to receive the Kentucky Association for Environmental Educators Outstanding Community Partner Award at the 2023 KAEE Conference in Cave City, KY!
This award is reserved for those best exemplifying dedication, commitment, and influence in the field of environmental education. With the numerous fishing derbies, workshops, community-partner events, and countless school groups, Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery strives to meet these elements each year. Executive Director of KAEE, Ashley Hoffman, had this to say about the hatchery:
“KAEE commends Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery for their exceptional commitment to environmental education, making them the deserving recipient of the 2023 Outstanding Community Partner Award. Their dedication to promoting awareness and appreciation for the environment has had a profound impact, reaching beyond their local community and inspiring countless individuals throughout the state and country. Their efforts exemplify the essence of the Excellence in EE Awards, recognizing those who lead with passion and influence in the field of environmental education."
Environmental Education/Outreach Specialist, Marsha Hart, accepted this award on behalf of Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery at the awards luncheon following the end of conference educator sessions. With these ideals in mind, Wolf Creek NFH is always looking for the next step to connect people with nature and promote environmental education!