Congratulations to three of HRSL's own who were recognized at the 2006 ARS Beltsville Area Celebration of Excellence awards ceremony.Beltsville Area Senior Research Scientist Award
Dr. Walter J, Rawls
Dr. Rawls was recognized for research and international leadership
in the development and application of soil hydraulic properties in
Beltsville Area Support/Service Employee of the Year
Ralph T. Roberts
Mr. Roberts was recognized for outstanding laboratory web-page
development and computer programming in support of laboratory research.
Beltsville Area Equal Opportunity/Civil Rights Award
Dr. Jerry C. Ritchie
Dr. Ritchie was recognized for leadership in the development
of programs to foster participation of underrepresented groups in soil
science, hydrology, and remote sensing at Tuskegee &
North Carolina A&T Universities.