Nominees sought for annual ‘Bob Appel — Friend of the Arkansas River’ award


From The Pueblo Chieftain (Chris Woodka):

Nominations are now being accepted for the ninth annual “Bob Appel — Friend of the Arkansas” award to be presented at the Arkansas River Basin Water Forum, April 24 and 25 at the Walsenburg Community Center. The award is designed to honor an individual who has demonstrated commitment to improving the condition of the Arkansas River as it flows from its headwaters near Leadville to the Kansas state line.

Nominations should include a thorough description of why the individual is being nominated as well as any testimonials or letters of recommendation. Nominations may be sent to Jean Van Pelt, Southeastern Colorado Water Conservancy District, 31717 United Ave., Pueblo, CO 81001 or, or faxed to 719-948-0036.

Nominations need to be received by March 15.

For information call 719-948-2023.

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