Local Forest Service educator receives regional award
An interpreter with the United States Forest Service has received an award recognizing her work in the Wrangell Ranger District.
Corree Delabrue was last month presented the Hakala Award, an agency award which recognizes sustained excellence in interpretive and conservation education for Alaska. She is the 24th winner of the prize, named after Bob Hakala, the first regional interpreter of the USFS Alaska Region.
USFS Tongass interpretation program manager Faith Duncan explained award winners are selected internally by a group of judges, from a pool of candidates within the Chugach and Tonga...