Chief of Naval Operations Environmental Awards

FY 2010 CNO Environmental Awards Ceremony

The annual Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Environmental Awards Program recognizes Navy ships, installations, and people for outstanding performance in promoting environmental stewardship.  Awards are presented for accomplishments in Natural Resources Conservation, Cultural Resources Management, Environmental Quality, Sustainability, Environmental Restoration, Environmental Excellence in Weapon System Acquisition, and Environmental Planning.  By presenting awards, Navy recognizes organizations and people who have made significant contributions in environmental areas.

The CNO Environmental Awards are the first of three levels within the DoD competition.  CNO winners are submitted for consideration in the Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV) Environmental Awards competition.  Likewise, winners at the SECNAV level of competition are submitted to compete in the Secretary of Defense (SECDEF) Environmental Awards competition.

Overview

  • Nomination packages are submitted via Echelon II commands.
  • A call for nominations and competition guidance will be issued to Echelon II commands annually in the fall.
  • Environmental experts from the government and private sector will evaluate nominations to determine up to three winners for each category.
  • Winners will receive a plaque in recognition of their sustained commitment to environmental excellence.

Award Categories

Past CNO Environmental Award Winners

FY 2016 Award Winners
FY 2015 Award Winners  |  FY2015 CNO Environmental Awards VTC Ceremony Pamphlet
FY 2014 Award Winners  FY 2014 CNO Environmental Awards VTC Ceremony Pamphlet
FY 2013 Award Winners  |  FY 2013 CNO Environmental Awards VTC Ceremony Pamphlet
FY 2012 Award Winners  |  FY 2012 CNO Environmental Awards VTC Ceremony Pamphlet
FY 2011 Award Winners
FY 2010 Award Winners  |  FY 2010 CNO Environmental Awards Ceremony Program
FY 2009 Award Winners  |  FY 2009 CNO Environmental Awards Ceremony Program
FY 2008 Award Winners
FY 2007 Award Winners
FY 2006 Award Winners
FY 2005 Award Winners
FY 2004 Award Winners
FY 2003 Award Winners
FY 2002 Award Winners
FY 2001 Award Winners
FY 2000 Award Winners
FY 1999 Award Winners
FY 1998 Award Winners

For More Information

For more information on the CNO Environmental Awards Program, please contact Kenneth Hess at kenneth.hess@navy.mil or (703) 695-5077.