2011 Dr. Daniel L. Albritton Outstanding Science Communicator Award to Russ SchnellJanuary 19, 2012
Russ Schnell, Deputy Director of the Global Monitoring Division of NOAA's Earth System Research Laboratory (ESRL) is the 2011 recipient of the Dr. Daniel L. Albritton Outstanding Science Communicator Award. The NOAA Research award recognizes outstanding achievement in communicating the meaning and value of NOAA-related science and research to non-scientific audiences. The award is named in honor of Dr. Daniel Albritton, a retired ESRL scientist who proved to be one of the most effective communicators of NOAA research and related science.
The 2011 award will be presented to Dr. Schnell during a ceremony on February 1, 2012.