2016 Governor's Environmental Excellence Awards: Nomination Period Open to September 28

The 2016 application for the Governor's Environmental Excellence Awards program is now open and available. Leaders in New Jersey's environmental, academic, business, science, government, non-profit and youth sectors are encouraged to showcase their environmental accomplishments by submitting a nomination for consideration this year.

Nominations can be submitted for the following categories: Clean Air; Healthy Ecosystems; Water Resources; Land Conservation; Healthy and Sustainable Communities; Healthy and Sustainable Businesses; and Innovative Technology. Award winners will be honored at a luncheon and program to be held in December.

The 2016 application and other awards information can be found at www.nj.gov/dep/eeawards.