The issue "Renewing an Urban Watershed" (Vol. 7, No. 2
), with articles by Erica Goldman
and graphics and design by Sandy Rodgers
, won for
excellence in the Magazines and Journals category. The issue focuses on Watershed 263, an ultra-urban landscape where all the streams travel through
and where restoration depends on community awareness and participation.
"Shadow on the Chesapeake," (Vol. 7, No. 3
), an article by Jack Greer
, won for Science and Environmental Writing. The article talks about the increasing turbidity that clouds the
Chesapeake every year. Greer traces the work of two researchers who have uncovered clues to this puzzling haziness and the Bay's chronic eutrophication.