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The Wetland Discovery Centre’s tourism and wetland education programs have been recognized from a local to international perspective with the following awards:

2022 Star Wetland Centre (Wetland Link International)
2019 Event of the Year “Birds and Beer Flights” (Manitoba Tourism Awards)
2019 “Responsible Tourism Award” (Tourism Industry Association of Canada)
2018 Sustainable Tourism Award (Manitoba Tourism Awards)
2016 Finalist – Small Business of the Year (Tourism Industry Association of Canada)
2016 Outstanding Achievement in Sustainability (Manitoba Excellence in Sustainability Awards)
2015 Award of Excellence – “Bird in Hand” (Association of Manitoba Museums)
2015 Award of Distinction – Jacques Bourgeois (Interlake Tourism Association)
2014 Product Development Award (Interlake Tourism Association)
2013 Partner of the Year Award – Jacques Bourgeois (Winnipeg Tourism)
2011 Marketing Excellence Award (Interlake and Manitoba Tourism Awards)
2011 Visitor Experience Award for Wetland Outreach (Association of Science-Technology Centers)
2011 Finalist – Aboriginal Tourism category (Manitoba Tourism)
2010 Community Connections Spirit of the Earth Award (Manitoba Hydro)
2008  Jacques Bourgeois, Tourism Service Excellence, Manitoba Tourism Awards (Travel Manitoba)
2008  Award of Distinction (Interlake Tourism Association)
2008  Conservationist Award (Manitoba Chapter, The Wildlife Society)
2007  Science Achievement Award (Science Teachers’ Association of Manitoba)
2007  Canadian Association of Science Centres (CASC) – Best Outreach Program
2006  Air Canada Business of the Year Award – Single Unit (Tourism Industry Association of Canada)
2006  Sustainable Tourism Award (Interlake Tourism Association)
2004  Award of Excellence for Environmental Education (EECOM)
2004  Finalist, Business of the Year Award – Single Unit (Tourism Industry Association of Canada)
2003  Green Roof Award for Excellence, New Intensive (Green Roofs for Healthy Cities)
2002  Global Winner: Best Environmental Experience (British Airways Tourism for Tomorrow)
2001 “Best Outdoor Site in Canada” & “Best Outdoor Site in Manitoba” (Attractions Canada)