CLEAR Faculty Receive EPA Award

Rain Garden Training
CT NEMO's Michael Dietz manages a rain garden installation in Norwich, CT.

CT NEMO’s Michael Dietz and Chet Arnold have been given the Environmental Merit Award through EPA Region 1, for their work on New England Rain Garden Trainings. To date, they have presented trainings in Connecticut, Rhode Island and Massachusetts. EPA’s Environmental Merit Award is an annual award that recognizes outstanding environmental advocates who have made significant contributions toward preserving and protecting our natural resources. They were nominated by EPA employees familiar with CLEAR’s work.