To recognize the efforts of its members Wakota CAER has developed the following awards.
Recognizes outstanding service related to protecting and preserving the Mississippi River.
2015-Christina Morrison, Tiller Corporation
2013-Matt Stokes, Red Wing CAER
2011-Mike Thompson, Metropolitan Council Environmental Services
2010-Pete Herpst, Flint Hills Resources
2009-Joseph Dentry, USCG
2008-Pat Flowers, Xcel Energy
Global Outreach Award
Recognizes CAER-related efforts reaching beyond Washington and Dakota counties.
2013-Christina Morrison, Tiller Corporation
2012-Matt Stokes, Red Wing CAER
2011-Patrick Waletzko, Washington County Emergency Mgmt
2010- Mike Thompson, Metropolitan Council Environmental Services
2009-Mike Thompson, Metropolitan Council Environmental Services
2008-Bill Freischel, Dakota County and Mike Thompson, Metropolitan Council Environmental Services
Significant Contributor Award
Recognizes a member who has gone above and beyond the call of duty in his or her contribution to Wakota CAER.
2011-Hue Lam, CHS Inc.
2010-Hue Lam, CHS Inc.
2009-Mike Pliml, Metropolitan Council Environmental Services and Jayshree Desai, Xcel Energy
2008-Bill McNally and Camie Pederson, West Central Environmental Services