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consultant , Environmental educator

Alan Wayne Watterson, Australian environmental educator, consultant. Environmental Trust grantee New South Wales Environment Protection authority, Sydney, 1995. Convenor Atmosphere Campaign Group-Australian Conservation Foundation, Sydney, 1989-1990. Member Environment Institute Australia (founding), Australian Science Communicators (founding), New York Academy of Sciences.

Background

Watterson, Alan Wayne was born on June 28, 1953 in Murwillumbah, Australia. Son of Cyril John and Sophy May (Plater) Watterson.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University New England, Armidale, Australia, 1980. Bachelor of Science with honors, University New England, 1981. Graduate diploma in education, Sydney (Australia) Institute Education, 1983.

Career

Teacher science, NSW Department Education, Sydney, 1984-1986;coordinator green train, NSW Department Education, Sydney, 1991;education officer, Australian Museum, Sydney, 1986-1994;education manager, Australian Museum, 1994;coordinator streamwatch, Department Land and Water Conservation, Sydney, 1995-1996;environmental consultant, since 1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Greenhouse Effect-What You Can Do, 1990, Schools Environmental Audit, 1994. Project manager (traveling exhibition) Green Train, 1991 (MMM Environmental award 1991), (satellite television, Internet eco-game) Murder Under the Microscope, 1995 (River Care 2000 Gold award 1995). Executive and editor Australian Association for Environmental Education, 1994-1996.

Membership

Convenor Atmosphere Campaign Group-Australian Conservation Foundation, Sydney, 1989-1990. Member Environment Institute Australia (founding), Australian Science Communicators (founding), New York Academy of Sciences.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, scuba diving, wine tasting.

Connections

Married Judith Tyler, November 6, 1979 (divorced March 1982).

father:
Cyril John Watterson

mother:
Sophy May (Plater) Watterson

spouse:
Judith Tyler