New Brunswick opens fifth year of Environmental Leadership Awards
FREDERICTON, NB-Nominations for New Brunswick's fifth Environmental Leadership Awards will be accepted until June 16, 2006, provincial Environment Minister Trevor Holder said recently as he participated in a tree-planting ceremony with two of last year's recipients, George LaBelle in Cocagne and ...ric Hébert in Saint-Louis-de-Kent. Established in 2001, the Environmental Leadership Awards honour individuals and organizations in New Brunswick who are making outstanding environmental contributions while setting an example for others. The awards are presented in six categories: lifetime achievement; business; communities, community groups and organizations; individual citizen; youth; and media. Award recipients will be presented with an environmental leadership medal during a ceremony in the fall. More information is available from the Environment Department, 506/453-3700 E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, or on the Environmental Leadership Awards Web site, www.gnb.ca/0009//0369/0006/index-e.asp.