Roland Wauer worked in six national parks - Big Bend, Crater Lake, Death Valley, Great Smoky Mountains, Pinnacles, and Zion.
BRYAN, TX, September 08, 2018 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Marquis Who's Who, the world's premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to present Roland Wauer with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award. An accomplished listee, Roland Wauer celebrates many years' experience in his professional network, and has been noted for achievements, leadership qualities, and the credentials and successes he has accrued in his field. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.
Mr. Wauer retired from the National Park Service after a 32-year career. During that period he worked in six national parks - Big Bend, Crater Lake, Death Valley, Great Smoky Mountains, Pinnacles, and Zion. He also served as the Southwest Region Chief Scientist in Santa Fe, NM, and as Chief of Resource Management in Washington DC; the highlight of that assignment was the establishment of a resource management program in every national park. His last assignment was in the Virgin Islands and resulted in a new national park: Salt River Bay Historical Park and Ecological Preserve.
Mr. Wauer holds a Bachelor of Science in Wildlife Management from San Jose State University and a Master in Biological Sciences from Sul Ross State University. He served as a member of the National Academy of Science Committee on Science in the National Parks, the Board of Trustees of the National Parks Conservation Association, the Board of Sciences of the Chihuahuan Desert Research Institute, and Advisory Board of the Big Bend Natural History Association.
In addition, he is the author of more than 160 articles in journals and magazines and 27 nature books: examples include "Naturalist's Mexico," "Naturalist's Big Bend," "A Birder's West Indies," "Finding Butterflies in Texas," "Heralds of Spring in Texas," "My Wild Life, A Memoir of Adventures With America's National Parks," and "Wild Critters I Have Known." He is the author of one novel: "Natural Inclinations,"
In recognition of outstanding contributions to his profession and the Marquis Who's Who community, Roland Wauer has been featured on the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement website. Please visit www.ltachievers.com for more information about this honor.
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