2019 BTA Awards Presentation

The "Thomas Lubbert Superior Achievement Award" was presented to Rodney Monk, Equipment Tech/Fire Crew Supervisor for the Big Thicket National Preserve. The "R.E. Jackson Conservation Award" was presented to Stuart Marcus, Manager, Trinity River Wildlife Refuge.

The Big Thicket Association held its annual general membership meeting on Saturday, October 12 at Colliers Ferry Park in Beaumont. Rodney Franklin, Texas State Parks Division Director of Texas Parks & Wildlife was the the keynote speaker. His topic was: "Texas State Parks: The Trail Ahead". It was a most interesting and informing presentation. Thank you Rodney!

BTA also awarded the "Thomas Lubbert Superior Achievement Award" to Rodney Monk, Equipment Tech/Fire Crew Supervisor for the Big Thicket National Preserve.

The "R.E. Jackson Conservation Award" was also presented to Stuart Marcus, Manager, Trinity River Wildlife Refuge.

Awards were presented by advisory board member and legendary environmentalist Maxine Johnson.