1987

Announcement Date: January 19, 1987

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F. Kenneth Hare and Yi-Fu Tuan were each honored with the Cullum Geographical Medal. Hare was a Canadian climatologist and academic, who researched atmospheric carbon dioxide, climate change, drought, and arid zone climates and was astrong advocate for preserving the natural environment. Yi-Fu Tuan became a full professor at the University of Minnesota in 1968 and there began his focus on humanistic geography.