The Lake Superior Binational Program Seeks Nominations for its 10th Annual Environmental Stewardship Awards Program 3-1-2013

 “Honoring Extraordinary Achievements by Ordinary People”

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Lake Superior is one of the world’s biggest and most unusual lakes and therefore deserves special attention and protection.

 

Are you doing great work to protect or restore the natural environment, or do you know of someone whose efforts to protect or restore the lake’s natural environment are truly superior?

   If so, help make others in the basin aware of these contributions by submitting a nomination for this binational stewardship award!

Deadline for completed applications is Friday, April 12, 2013. Applications may be made by the nominee (self-nominated) or nominate someone else for their great achievements. 

 The six categories for nominations include: 

  • Youth
  • Adult Individual
  • Business
  • Industry
  • Municipality or Tribe/First Nations
  • Organization

 Members of the Lake Superior Binational Program review each nomination and select a winner in each of six categories. Judges may also make Honorable Mention awards to suitable nominees.

Awards are presented to winners on Lake Superior Day  

July 21, 2013   

(held annually on the third Sunday in July

 

Lake Superior Binational Forum

The Lake Superior Binational Program represents a partnership of federal, state, provincial, and First Nations/tribal governments working together with citizens to ensure the protection of the Lake Superior basin ecosystem. The Lake Superior Binational Forum is a citizen stakeholder group of Americans and Canadians who work together to provide input to governments about these efforts and to educate basin residents about ways to protect and restore the lake basin’s natural resources.

   

The Forum is funded by the Environmental Protection Agency/Great Lakes Restoration Initiative.

For More Information:
715-682-1489
binationalforum@northland.edu
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