Environment Hawai`i, Inc., is a 501(c)(3) non- profit news organization that publishes the monthly newsletter Environment Hawai`i.

Since its first edition in July 1990, EH has consistently produced in-depth, award-winning articles on Hawai`i’s most important environmental issues, from fisheries management to endangered species protection to native forest restoration and more.

 

Environment Hawai`i staff

Patricia Tummons, Editor

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Teresa Dawson, Managing Editor

 

Environment Hawai`i, Inc. directors:

Deborah Chang – Planner, Island Transitions, LLC

Teresa Dawson – Managing Editor, Environment Hawai`i

Mary Evanson – Conservationist

Valerie Monson – former reporter for The Maui News

Patricia Tummons – Editor, Environment Hawai`i


 

Awards 

  • 2013 Excellence in Journalism Awards, Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ), Hawai`i Chapter, Best News Column (Open Print) for Board Talk
  • 2011 Excellence in Journalism Awards, SPJ, Hawai`i Chapter: Best Editorial and Best Health Reporting (All Media).
  • 2010 Excellence in Journalism Awards, SPJ, Hawai`i Chapter: Best Business Reporting and Best Trade/Industry Reporting (Magazine/Newsletter).
  • 2009 Excellence in Journalism Awards, SPJ, Hawai`i Chapter: Best Editorial (Open Print) and Best Trade/Industry Reporting (Magazine/Newsletter).
  • 2008 Excellence in Journalism Award, SPJ, Hawai`i Chapter: Best News Column (Open Print) for Board Talk.
  • 2007 Environmental Journalism Award from the Hawai`i Audubon Society.
  • 2005 Environmental Educator of the Year award from the Conservation Council for Hawai`i to editor Patricia Tummons.
  • 2004 Excellence in Journalism Award, SPJ, Hawai`i Chapter: Best Business Reporting (Magazine/Newsletter).
  • 2002 Excellence in Journalism Award, SPJ, Hawai`i Chapter, Best News Column (Open Print) for Board Talk, Best Business Reporting (Magazine/Newsletter), Best Editorial (Open Print). Best Feature Reporting (Student).