Pacific Salmon Commission is calling for nominations for Larry Rutter Memorial Award

The Pacific Salmon Commission (PSC) is seeking nominations for the Larry Rutter Memorial Award for Pacific Salmon Conservation. The award will be granted annually to an individual or organization that has:

1. Significantly advanced U.S./Canadian understanding of salmon biology or ecology;

2. Made notable contributions to resolving U.S./Canadian issues or disputes regarding salmon management;

3. Increased public awareness of salmon conservation, the Pacific Salmon Treaty, the PSC, and related initiatives; or

4. Otherwise helped ensure a sustainable and resilient Pacific salmon resource for the people of Canada and the United States.

Further details and the nomination form can be found at: http://www.psc.org/news-announcements/nominations-for-2nd-annual-larry-rutter-award-due-january-6-2017/

Nomination deadline is January 6, 2017.