The Indiana Department of Environmental Management is accepting nominations for the 2023 Governor’s Awards for Environmental Excellence. A news release said this marks the 30th year the awards have been given to celebrate innovative projects with measurable environmental benefits. Citizens, government agencies, businesses, organizations, and educational institutions are invited to submit nominations and self-nominations are encouraged. The deadline is March 6, 2023. Awards will be presented in September. A panel of conservation, environmental, and academic professionals review nominations. Nomination forms and instructions are available at idem.IN.gov/partnerships/governors-awards-for-environmental-excellence/ .