“Biological diversity is the key to the maintenance of the world as we know it.”
~ E.O. Wilson, Biodiversity
MPF members are encouraged to nominate individuals who have displayed outstanding contributions to prairie conservation efforts for an MPF award: the Clair M. Kucera Prairie Landowner of the Year, the Bill T. Crawford Prairie Professional of the Year, and the Donald M. Christisen Prairie Volunteer of the Year. Nominations should state why nominees merit an award, with details about their work. Current MPF board members are not eligible for an award. Written nominations should be emailed to MPF President and Award Committee Chair Doris Sherrick at [email protected] by August 15, 2015. Awards will be presented at the MPF Annual Meeting on October 10, 2015.