Nevada Water Resources Association

2019 Lifetime Achievement Award

Darrell P. Tweidt

The Nevada Water Resources Association proudly presents the 2019 Lifetime Achievement Award to Darrell Tweidt. The Association presents this award in recognition of Darrell’s exceptional level of commitment to the responsible development of water resources for both the mining industry and municipal projects.

Further to his commitment to clients is Darrell’s commitment to fundraising in Nevada for various industry organizations and college scholarships. Darrell has made significant contributions and has been a mentor and leader for those in the water resources profession. For three decades, Darrell has mentored associates, clients and coworkers and has garnered lasting friendships with innumerable persons throughout Nevada.

We present this award for all your thoughtful work in the water resource industry including management, mentorship, fundraising, questionable drinking standards and tributes.


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2020 Lifetime Achievement Award Nomination Form

2020 Lifetime Achievement Award Criteria

The deadline for submissions is Friday, November 29, 2019.

Nevada Water Resources Association's Lifetime Achievement Award candidates must have contributed a significant portion of their career to Nevada's water resources.  It would be preferred that the candidate is either a member of NWRA during their career, or participated in NWRA events, but it is not a requirement.  The candidate can be retired from a water resources career, and can be working in another position/occupation after their retirement from a lifetime career in the field of water resources.  This is not a posthumous award.