Congrats to Don Millar for being honored as an outstanding community volunteer!
Nominating Organization: Newport Bay Conservancy
Honoree Category: Animals & Environment
Why Nominated: Don has been a dedicated volunteer for the Newport Bay Conservancy for many years and has contributed thousands of hours working in the Bay and its environs. He specializes in native and non-native plants and vegetation and has become a leading expert in our land restoration projects. He co-authored a guidebook on the birds of the Upper Newport Bay. He also does animal monitoring with OCTrackers, as well as vegetation monitoring. He leads nature tours and generously shares his considerable knowledge with others. He teaches and mentors aspiring environmentalists and conservationists and serves as an inspiration and a role model for other volunteers in our organization.
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