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CWF Reminds Canadians to Nominate Nature Heroes for Awards

January 23, 2018

The Canadian Wildlife Federation reminds Canadians that it’s the final week to submit nominations for the national Conservation Achievement Awards. The deadline for applications is Jan. 31.

Each year countless Canadians of all ages demonstrate their commitment to wildlife conservation through active involvement. Their dedication contributes to the protection of our country’s natural heritage for the benefit and enjoyment of future generations. Nominations honour someone making a difference and raise awareness of important causes.

There are nine award categories.

• Roland Michener Conservation Award: Conservation in Action
• Roderick Haig-Brown Award: Conservation through Fisheries
• Past Presidents’ Canadian Legislator Award : Canadian Legislators in Action
• Doug Clarke Memorial Award: Outstanding Affiliate Conservation Project
• Stan Hodgkiss Outdoorsperson of the Year Award: Canadian Outdoorsperson of the Year
• Wade Luzny Youth Conservation Award : Youth in Action
• Youth Mentor Award : Conservation Mentors
• Robert Bateman Award: Conservation in the Arts
• WILD Educator of the Year Award : Conservation through Education

The awards will be presented in June, 2018.

For more information and to submit a nomination using a simple online form visit

For more information contact:
David DeRocco
Senior Manager of Marketing and Events
Canadian Wildlife Federation
Phone: 1.877.599.5777 Ext 279
Cell: 905.975.4672

Heather Robison
Media and Community Relations Officer
Canadian Wildlife Federation
Phone: 1.877.599.5777 Ext 212
Cell: 306-550-6340

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