Cloud Peak Energy Environmental Awards

2015State of Wyoming Reclamation Award from the Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality, Land Quality Division, for the successful restoration of the Belle Fourche River - Cordero Rojo Mine
2014National Excellence in Surface Mining and Reclamation from the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement for the sustainable control of cheatgrass - Antelope Mine
2013Wyoming Reclamation Award from the Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality, Land Quality Division for the sustainable control of cheatgrass – Antelope Mine
2010National Excellence in Surface Mining and Reclamation from the Office of Surface Mining and National Mining Association for shrub development on reclaimed lands establishing wildlife habitat – Antelope Mine
2010Wyoming Excellence in Surface Mining and Reclamation Award from the Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality for shrub development on reclaimed lands establishing wildlife habitat – Antelope Mine
2009Wildlife Habitat Reclamation and Stewardship Award from the Wyoming Game and Fish Department for accomplishments in Mountain Plover habitat – Antelope Mine
2009National Excellence in Surface Mining and Reclamation from the Office of Surface Mining for achievements in establishing and maintaining a rare plant species, the woolly twinpod – Spring Creek Mine
2006Excellence in Surface Coal Mining and Reclamation Award, from the Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality for designed riverbed reconstruction – Cordero Rojo Mine
2005National Excellence in Surface Mining and Reclamation from the Office of Surface Mining for achievements in establishing excellent topographic and vegetative diversity of the South Fork reclamation – Spring Creek Mine
2003National Excellence in Surface Coal Mining and Reclamation Award from the Office of Surface Mining for prairie dog relocation project – Antelope Mine
2003Wyoming Excellence in Surface Mining and Reclamation Award from the Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality for prairie dog relocation project – Antelope Mine
2003Wildlife Habitat Reclamation and Stewardship Award from the Wyoming Game & Fish Department for prairie dog relocation project – Antelope Mine
2003Pat Baumann, Antelope Mine, was named Habitat Conservationist of the Year by the Wyoming Wildlife Federation – Antelope Mine
1999Excellence in Surface Coal Mining and Reclamation Award from the Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality - Land Quality Division for construction of reclaimed area wetlands – Cordero Rojo Mine
1998Wildlife Habitat Reclamation and Stewardship Award from the Wyoming Game and Fish Department for accomplishments in establishing wetlands using detention dikes and pit pumpage water – Cordero Rojo Mine
1996Excellence in Surface Coal Mining Permitting, Honorable Mention; from the Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality - Land Quality Division permitting efforts on the Belle Fourche River diversion – Cordero Rojo Mine