2007 Coastal Living Awards

Each year Coastal Living applauds courageous stewards of the shore. Whether protecting an island or preventing oil spills, these people and organizations boldly act in the best interest of our fragile oceans.
Produced by Sarah Brueggemann

Sea and Shore Preservation
  Mordecai Land Trust
Volunteers lend a hand-and a hammer-to save an island off the Jersey shore.

Tourism
  Spice Island Beach Resort
This Caribbean retreat went green, inspiring both visitors and staff.

Education
  Resource Rangers
Award-winning videos and hands-on fun make this Florida conservation program a hit.

Design
  Moss Landing Marine Laboratories
Graceful form marries ocean research on California's Central Coast.

Leadership
  Stan Stephens
Spurred to action by the Exxon Valdez oil spill, this tour-boat captain made a commitment to protect Prince William Sound.