WEDA Environmental Excellence Awards

The Western Dredging Association has announced that they are now accepting applications for the 2018 WEDA Environmental Excellence Awards.

According to the organization, these awards will be presented on June 27, 2018, during WEDA’s Dredging Summit and Exposition in Norfolk, Virginia.

Three Environmental Excellence Awards will be given, one for each of the following categories:

  • Dredging for Navigation (purpose is to create or maintain navigation channels);
  • Environmental Dredging (purpose is environmental enhancement, e.g., remediation or wetland creation); and
  • Mitigation or Adaptation to Climate Change. This category includes dredging or marine construction projects that exemplify and implement the WODA Statement on Mitigation and Adaptation to Climate Change.

The 2018 Process and Criteria for the awards can be viewed on the Environmental Awards page of the Dredging Summit & Expo website.

For all conference details and how to register, please visit