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ABA Awards

ABA Award Recipients

ABA Roger Tory Peterson Award

  • 2000 Arnold Small
  • 2001 Pete Dunne
  • 2002 David Sibley
  • 2004 Victor Emanuel
  • 2008 Kenn Kaufman
  • 2009 John Rowlett
  • 2012 Jon L. Dunn
  • 2013 Noble Proctor

ABA Chandler Robbins Award

  • 2000 Ted Lee Eubanks
  • 2002 Charles Duncan
  • 2003 David N. Pashley
  • 2004 Jerome Jackson
  • 2006 Robert Ridgely
  • 2007 Jerry Bertrand
  • 2008 Richard Daley
  • 2009 George Fenwick
  • 2010 David DeSante
  • 2011 Donald Messersmith
  • 2012 Joseph Coleman
  • 2013 Tammy VerCauteren

ABA Claudia Wilds Award

  • 2000 Larry Balch
  • 2001 Bob Berman
  • 2001 Cindy Lippincott
  • 2002 Dan Williams
  • 2003 Paul Baicich
  • 2005 Hugh Willoughby
  • 2009 Jane Kostenko and J. Tyler Bell
  • 2010 John Kricher

ABA Robert Ridgway Award

  • 2002 Harold Mayfield
  • 2004 Susan M. Smith
  • 2005 Steve N.G. Howell
  • 2006 Donald Kroodsma
  • 2007 Bill Clark
  • 2008 Bill Thompson III
  • 2012 Richard Crossley

ABA Ludlow Griscom Award

  • 1980 Roger Tory Peterson
  • 1981 Olin Sewall Pettingill
  • 1984 Chandler Robbins
  • 1986 Jim Lane
  • 1988 Susan Roney Drennan
  • 1990 Guy McCaskie
  • 1992 Kenn Kaufman
  • 1994 Ted Parker (posthumously)
  • 1996 Richard Pough
  • 1998 Claudia Wilds (posthumously)
  • 1999 Stuart Keith
  • 2000 W. Earl Godfrey
  • 2001 Peter Pyle
  • 2002 Rich Stallcup
  • 2003 Bob and Martha Sargent
  • 2004 Bret Whitney
  • 2005 Wayne R. Petersen
  • 2006 James Dinsmore
  • 2007 Ruth Green
  • 2008 Bill Fenimore
  • 2009 Jim McCormac
  • 2010 Joseph Morlan
  • 2011 Tom Rusert
  • 2012 Mark Lockwood
  • 2012 Ian McLaren
  • 2013 Geoffrey Williamson

Distinguished Birder Award

  • 1984 James A. Tucker
  • 1986 Charles T. Clark