Friday, June 17, 2016

For information contact:

Lindsey B. Counsell, Exec. Dir.,
Three Bays Preservation, Inc.


Three Bays Preservation, Inc., Awards Scholarships to Two Environmental Studies Students


(Osterville, Mass.) – Three Bays Preservation, Inc., presented scholarships worth $1,500. apiece to two students at Cape Cod Community College at their annual Evening of Excellence Awards Ceremony on June 16.


The 2016 Three Bays Preservation Non-Commencement Scholarship was awarded to Jennifer Hanley who is pursuing an Associates Degree in Environmental Technology as well as certificates in Coastal Zone Management and Horticulture. Ms. Hanley has one more year of additional studies. And Molly Mahoney, who was graduated with an Associates Degree with a concentration in Environmental Studies, as well as a certificate in Geographic Information Systems, was awarded the 2016 Three Bays Preservation Commencement Scholarship. Ms. Mahoney plans to pursue a Bachelors Degree in Environmental Studies.


“We are delighted to recognize a new generation of environmental stewards who will help protect our fragile marine ecosystem,” said Lindsey B. Counsell, executive director of Three Bays Preservation, Inc.




Three Bays Preservation, Inc., is dedicated to restoring and protecting West, North and Cotuit Bays, and the coves, ponds, rivers and streams that form our watershed and ecosystems.  Since 1996, Three Bays Preservation has continued stewardship efforts through applied science, educational programs, and ecosystem based management practices.  To learn more, visit Three Bays Preservation, Inc., online at


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