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UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20240
http://www.blm.gov
                                                                   May 22, 2012                        
 
In Reply Refer To:
1115 (420) P
 
EMS TRANSMISSION 06/01/2012
Information Bulletin No. 2012-085
 
To:                   AFOs
                        Attn:    Interpretation Leads
                                    Environmental Education Coordinators
                                    Heritage Education Coordinators
                                    Recreation Leads
                                    National Landscape Conservation System Leads
 
From:               Assistant Director, National Landscape Conservation System and Community Partnerships
 
Subject:           Nominations for the Bureau of Land Management’s 2012 “Excellence in Interpretation or Education” Awards                                                 DD: 07/31/2012
 
We invite you to nominate outstanding employees for the Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) “Excellence in Interpretation or Education” Awards.  The awards will be presented by the Director or his representative at the Excellence in Interpretation Awards Ceremony, held during the National Association for Interpretation (NAI) National Workshop, November 13-17, 2012, in Hampton, Virginia.  The Division of Education, Interpretation, and Partnerships will pay both travel expenses and the National Workshop registration fee for the selected honorees.
 
The purpose of the awards program is to recognize accomplishments and contributions of BLM employees in the fields of interpretation or education during the past year and to stimulate and reward creative thinking and activity within the Bureau.  The National Park Service, U.S. Forest Service, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and NAI will also recognize their top interpreters and educators at the ceremony. 
 
Nominations should be submitted by July 31, 2012, to BLM National Lead for Interpretation
Brianna Candelaria via second-day Federal Express to the address below, or by email to BCandela@blm.gov.  The attachment outlines nomination guidelines to follow in developing your nomination package.
 
Brianna Candelaria
Bureau of Land Management
20 M Street, S.E., Room 2134LM
Washington, D.C.  20003
 
For further information, please feel free to call Brianna Candelaria at (202) 912-7583, or Mary Tisdale, Chief, Division of Education, Interpretation, and Partnerships, at (202) 912-7450.
 
 
Signed by:                                                                   Authenticated by:
Carl Rountree                                                              Robert M. Williams
Assistant Director, National Landscape                       Division of IRM Governance,WO-560  Conservation System and Community Partnerships 
 
 
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