Photos and Captions: New York Power Authority Receives 2010 Outstanding Stewards of America’s Waters Award (OSAW)
NYPA reperesentatives recieving the award


The Power Authority received a high honor on April 26 from the National Hydropower Association (NHA) for its efforts in support of the nesting and breeding of the common tern, a New York State-threatened bird species, in Buffalo Harbor.  Pictured, from left, were Lela Katzman, president, Full Spectrum Communications and chair of the OSAW judging panel; Edward Alkiewicz, acting director Relicensing and Implementation, NYPA; Steve Schoenwiesner, acting licensing manager, NYPA; John Suloway, vice president, Project Development and Licensing, NYPA; and Linda Church Ciocci, executive director, NHA.  The award was presented at the NHA’s annual conference in Washington, D.C.  (See related press release).        

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