Over the nearly 20 years of its existence, Willow Park Ecology Centre has repeatedly received formal recognition for the excellence of its programs and projects. It has also received enthusiastic endorsements from many of its visitors who have enjoyed and benefited from their time exploring, learning about and experiencing nature in Willow Park’s diverse ecosystems and theme gardens.
- Arts Alive Award for Heritage 2017 for restoration and enhancement of local natural heritage. From the Halton Hills Cultural Roundtable.
- Award of Merit 2016 presented to Willow Park Ecology Centre, recognizing community engagement and leadership of the Hungry Hollow Collaborative to improve the natural health of Hungry Hollow. From Credit Valley Conservation Friends of the Credit.
- Award of Merit 2010 from Credit Valley Conservation Friends of the Credit
- Award of Merit 2002 from Credit Valley Conservation Friends of the Credit