The World Ecology Award has been given each year since 1990
by The Whitney R. Harris World Ecology Center at the University
of Missouri in Saint Louis. The award aims to bring attention
to pressing ecological issues and is given to a prominent international
leader "committed to solving environmental problems."
Some winners are pictured here. For the complete list and to
find out more about this award: http://icte.umsl.edu/outreach/ecol-award-history.html.
Heroes is not associated with the World Ecology Award or the Whitney R. Harris
World Ecology Center. BetterWorld Hero portraits are provided for illustration
purposes only - no endorsement is implied)