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Canadian Honors for Nik Lopoukhine 

Posted on Tuesday, January 17, 2012 at 10:12AM by Registered CommenterLinda McMillan | Comments Off

Nik Lopoukhine, Chairman of the IUCN World Commission on Protected Areas (WCPA), has recently received new honors for his diligent work as an advocate of protected areas.

He has been selected by Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society to receive the prestigious J.B. Harkin Award for 2012. Harkin is considered the Father of Canadian National Parks. This award is given to those who have demonstrated a lifelong commitment to the conservation of Canada’s parks and wilderness.

We send Nik our hearty congratulations - "Well done, sir!".

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