The 2017 Aronson Award for Social Justice Reporting, for “Sacred Water,” an in-depth investigation of water quality in Indian Country.
Inaugural Champion of Environmental Health Research by the National Institutes of Health (2016), to Pete Myers and 11 other recipients, including all living current or former directors of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences.
Inaugural Michelle Madoff Award of Environmental Excellence from the Pennsylvania-based nonprofit Group Against Smog and Pollution (GASP), for reporter Kristina Marusic’s journalism, 2019.
2012 Honorable mention, Oakes Award for Environmental reporting, for “Pollution, Poverty, People of Color.”
Honorable mention, Outstanding Beat Reporting (2019) by the Society of Environmental Journalists, to Kristina Marusic
Earth Journalism Awards 2009, Climate Diplomacy Award to Douglas Fischer for coverage of the international climate talks.
Inaugural Jean and Leslie Douglas “Pearl” Award, recognizing organizations and individuals “dedicated to improving the lives of others and to providing a sustainable Earth for future generations,” to Pete Myers in 2013 from the Cornell Douglas Foundation.
International Greenaccord Media Award 2015 for DailyClimate.org’s coverage of the environment.
Outstanding Beat Reporting (2013 and 2014), by the Society of Environmental Journalists, to Brian Bienkowski