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Dr. Nancy Foster Habitat Conservation Award

The Dr. Nancy Foster Habitat Conservation Award was established by the NOAA Fisheries Office of Habitat Conservation in 1997 to recognize exceptional achievement and dedication to habitat conservation in the coastal and marine environment.

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