THE NORTH AMERICAN
ASSOCIATION FOR ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION awarded
Acorn Naturalists their "Outstanding Service to
Environmental Education" award in recognition of Acorn Naturalists
leadership efforts in the area of environmental education.
ACORN NATURALISTS RECEIVES NATIONAL CERTIFICATION FROM
WOMEN'S BUSINESS ENTERPRISE NATIONAL COUNCIL (WBENC). Acorn Naturalists
has been a certified small business since inception, and is also nationally certified by WBENC (www.wbenc.org), the highly respected, non-profit 501(c)(3) certification entity.
ACORN NATURALISTS MAKES FRONT PAGE NEWS! Acorn Naturalists was featured on the front page of the Orange County Register for their Center's water-wise California native plant gardens. From the start, Acorn Naturalists landscape has consisted entirely of California natives. The full text can be read here.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS described Acorn Naturalists as "The One-stop Naturalist Shop - What the Sears catalog used to be to store-starved rural Americans, the Acorn Naturalists catalog is to eager-to-learn science and nature enthusiasts. Their comprehensive catalog, free for the asking, is chock-full of hard-to-find tools, learning materials, books and field guides. Want an acid rain study kit? A replica of a grizzly bear skull? How about a pro-quality insect-collecting field net? Hand lenses and magnifiers? Acorn has it all — and then some. This is the place to look for nature-study materials of all sorts for all ages."
ACORN NATURALISTS RECEIVES TUSTIN PRESERVATION CONSERVANCY
AWARD. In a major competition, Acorn Naturalists received the top award for "construction that best reflects the character and integrity of the Old Town area." Acorn Naturalists received the award at the Tustin Preservation Conservancy's annual awards ceremony. To view the article, click here.
NEWSPAPER ARTICLE HIGHLIGHTS AWARDS RECEIVED BY ACORN
NATURALISTS. The Orange County Register published an article detailing Acorn Naturalists role in the community as well as the many awards received by the company from both state and local officials. To view this article, please click
ACORN NATURALISTS RECEIVES ENVIRONMENTAL BUSINESS OF THE YEAR
AWARD. In recognition of the company's core values of integrity and innovation, Acorn Naturalists received the Environmental Business of the Year Award from the League of Conservation Voters. These programs include Acorn Naturalists innovative practices and extensive recycling program. To read the press release associated with this award, please click
THE ASSOCIATION FOR
ENVIRONMENTAL AND OUTDOOR EDUCATION awarded the cofounders
and present Directors of Acorn Naturalists the coveted Howard Bell Award for "Outstanding Achievements and Contributions in the Field of Outdoor and Environmental Education."
THE ACORN GROUP. Acorn Naturalists' sister company, The Acorn Group, has won both regional and national awards for exemplary interpretive planning and design work. Click here for a list projects completed by the The Acorn Group over the past two decades.