NCWF Holds Annual Awards Banquet

This past Saturday, February 10, several RS staff members attended the “Forty Fifth Annual Conservation Achievement Awards of the North Carolina Wildlife Federation” held at the Hilton North Raleigh.  Restoration Systems was pleased to sponsor the evenings activities which were centered around the 21 awards given for excellence in conservation.  The recepients represent the highest level of dedication to their respective fields and we congratulate all of the winners of the 2006 awards.


John E. Pechmann

N.C. Conservation Hall of Fame 

N.C. Ecosystem Enhancement Program

Natural Resources Agency of the Year 

Neuse River Foundation

Conservation Organization of the Year 

Katherine Skinner



N.C. Conservationist of the Year


Michael Street

Natural Resource Scientist of the Year 

Carol Buie-Jackson

Wildlife Volunteer of the Year 

Lee Cornelius

Marine Fisheries Enforcement Officer of the Year 

Ryan H. Taylor

Wildlife Enforcement Officer of the Year 

Phillip M. Strader           

Hunter Safety Educator of the Year 

Bryan Properties

Business Conservationist of the Year 

Brian A. Roth

Municipal Conservationist of the Year 

Daniel G. Clodfelter

Legislator of the Year 

Catawba Valley Wildlife Club

NCWF Affiliate of the Year->100 Members 

Carteret County Wildlife Club

NCWF Affiliate of the Year-<100 Members 

Patrick Curley

Environmental Educator of the Year 

Katherine Alyse McCraw

Youth Conservationist of the Year 

Marshall Hartsfield

Forest Conservationist of the Year 

William F. Hunt

Water Conservationist of the Year 

Candace Williams

Land Conservationist of the Year 

Ray Rider

Sportsman of the Year 

Alvin Braswell

Wildlife Conservationist of the Year                                    


George Howard kicks off the night’s events at the cocktail reception.


George Howard kicks off the night’s events at the cocktail reception.