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Nominations open for environmental awards

The region’s environmental advisory committee is now accepting nominations for the 2016 Environmental Achievement Awards.

The annual program, created in 2003, recognizes individuals and organizations that dedicate time to promote, preserve and enhance Durham’s natural environment. Past nominees includes local residents and businesses that have undertaken measures in order to protect the local environment and make the region a healthier and better place to live.

Nomination forms are now available at, with the deadline for nominations being Feb. 26.