Award Recipient: Dave Nowak
Recognizes individuals whose research has contributed valuable information to arboriculture.
Dr. David Nowakis a Project Leader with the USDA Forest Service in Syracuse, NY. Dr. Nowak received a B.S. and M.S. from SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, and a Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley. His research investigates urban forest structure, health, and change, and its effect on human health and environmental quality. He has authored over 225 publications and leads teams developing software tools to quantify ecosystem services from urban vegetation.
United States Department of Agriculture Forest Service, Syracuse, New York, USA