Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation seeks environmental achievers
By Kim Swindell Wood | January 21, 2017 6:19 am
The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation is inviting Tennesseans to submit nominations for the 2017 Governor’s Environmental Stewardship Awards.
The Governor’s Environmental Stewardship Awards include ten unique categories: Building Green, Clean Air, Energy and Renewable Resources, Environmental Education and Outreach, Environmental Education and Outreach (school category), Land Use, Materials Management, Natural Heritage, Sustainable Performance, and Lifetime Achievement.
A panel of judges representing agricultural, conservation, forestry, environmental, and academic professionals will select award recipients based on criteria including level of project or program completion, innovation, and public education. The deadline for nominations is March 31, 2017. Award recipients will be announced in May 2017.
For more information about each category, judging criteria, and nomination forms, click here.