First Green Tacoma Award
Tacoma, WA - Assistant professor of Environmental Studies Dan Sherman is the recipient of the first Green Tacoma Partnership recognition Award. Green Tacoma is a coalition of city and private groups working to develop a restoration and management plan for natural areas in Tacoma. Professor Sherman is one of the group's founders. He teaches various aspects of environmental politics and policy. His current research examines the politics of radioactive waste disposal, local community activism, and intergovernmental relations.