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19th Coastal Bend Environmental Awards organizers seek nominees

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Posted at 1:19 PM, Oct 06, 2021
and last updated 2021-10-06 15:49:09-04

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coastal Bend Bays Foundation (CBBF) is soliciting nominations for its 19th annual awards ceremony.

"Award winners are chosen based on their significant contributions in the areas of habitat conservation, enhancement, protection, restoration or preservation of the Coastal Bend’s precious natural resources, or in educating the region’s youth and adults about the importance and value of their natural surroundings," says a press release from CBBF.

Nominations can be submitted here.The deadline is Oct. 15.


  • Coastal Steward Professional
  • Coastal Steward Volunteer
  • Coastal Community
  • K-12 Education
  • Higher Education
  • Non-profit Organization
  • Industry (port related)
  • Business (non-port related)

The banquet will take place on Nov. 18 at the Solomon P. Ortiz convention center at 402 Harbor Dr, Corpus Christi, TX 78401. All proceeds from the banquet go towards the foundation’s preservation, conservation, and stewardship efforts in the Coastal Bend.

The organization is also looking for sponsors for the event.