Natural Areas

Division of Natural Areas to Receive Statewide Organization of Year Award

The Division of Natural Areas at Eastern Kentucky University has learned that it will receive the 2014 Outstanding Organization Award presented by the Kentucky Association for Environmental Education.

Representatives of the Division will be on hand to receive the honor at the Association’s fall conference on Sept. 13 in Lexington.

National Weather Service Honors Lilley Cornett Woods Manager

Robert Watts photo

America’s dedicated postal carriers have nothing on Robert Watts.

Imagine waking before sunrise day after day and trudging through all kinds of adverse conditions to record temperature and precipitation at a nearby weather station.

Now imagine doing that every day of the week for 38 consecutive years … as an unpaid volunteer.