A JOURNEY THAT INSPIRED INNOVATION WORLDWIDE
MEET THE PILOT PHASE COMPETITORS. INNOVATION IS THE MAGIC OF THE HUMAN CONDITION
THE BARLEY PRIZE
STRUCTURE AND PURPOSE
The Everglades Foundation created a bold and innovative way to challenge the free market and entrepreneurs through The George Barley Water Prize.
In 2016, The Everglades Foundation introduced The George Barley Water Prize. Named after visionary co-founder, George Barley, the Prize was designed to inspire groundbreaking innovation to remove excess phosphorus from freshwater sources.
It's main objective was to inspire new
cost-effective technologies to clean polluted fresh water and reverse the environmental catastrophe that has been decades in the making.
A SPECIAL THANK YOU
Thanks to the incredible vision and leadership of the following organizations, we are miles closer to a technological breakthrough that will ensure clean, freshwater solutions for polluted bodies of water around the world.
Together, and with the guidance, partnership and leadership of organizations like Scott's Miracle-Gro Foundation, NFWF, The Ontario Ministry of Environment, Conservation and Parks, and more, cost-effective, phosphorus removal technologies are on the horizon.