Morgantown, W.Va. — The American Society of Mining and Reclamation gave its 2017
Pioneers in Reclamation Award to
Dr. Paul Ziemkiewicz, director of the
West Virginia Water Research Institute, for his significant impact to and advancement
of the art and science of land reclamation over his career.
“The role of science is to make the world a better and safer place,” Ziemkiewicz said.