Dr. A.P.J Abdul Kalam award for Environment Conservation
ATREE has been awarded the prestigious Dr. A.P.J Abdul Kalam award for Environment Conservation for the year 2006-2007. This award is given to individuals and organizations for outstanding contributions in environmental conservation and management. The award consists of a cash prize of Rs.100,000 and a citation. His Excellency Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam presented the award at a function organized by Karnataka Forest, Ecology and Environment Department and the Karnataka State Pollution Control Board to mark World Environment Day on 6 June 2006 at the Jnana Jyothi Auditorium, Central College Campus, Bangalore. Dr. Gladwin Joseph received the award on behalf of ATREE.