People: Noted Tropical Rainforest Advocates Receive 1994 Tyler Prize For Environmental Achievement, Two California Scientists Will Share Israel's Wolf Prize In Chemistry

Date:January 23, 1995, pp.24 Arturo Gomez-Pompa, a professor of botany and plant sciences at the University of California, Riverside, and Peter Raven, director of the Missouri Botanical Garden in St. Louis, have been honored as corecipients of the 1994 Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement. They divided a cash award of $150,000 and each received a gold medallion at ceremonies in Los Angeles on December 2. "Considering the list of distinguished recipients, it is a very great honor to ha

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