Applications sought for NY environmental awards
Posted at: 03/20/2013 8:18 AM
By: Associated Press | WHEC.com
The state Department of Environmental Conservation is accepting applications for the 2013 Environmental Excellence Awards program.
The agency says it's interested in projects such as green infrastructure, reducing greenhouse gas emissions, cutting-edge pollution prevention, renewable energy, recycling, education, urban forestry and habitat restoration.
Applicants may be businesses, non-profit groups, educators, government agencies, health or recreational facilities or individuals. The deadline for applications is May 10.
Award winners will be honored at a 10th anniversary celebration and awards ceremony in the fall or winter 2013.