Forest & Bird's national conservation awards are held every year at the Annual General Meeting. They recognise members who have made an outstanding contribution to conservation.
Distinguished Life Member Award
Old Blue Award
‘Old Blue’ was the Chatham Island Black Robin who saved her whole species from extinction. Open to members and non-members this award recognises those who have made a significant contribution to advancing the Society’s objectives at a Branch level or through none Society conservation work. Up to five awards are made each year.
Te Kaiārahi Rangatahi o te Taiao Youth Award
Many young people undertake truly remarkable initiatives to protect and restore our unique natural environment, this award will recognise that special young person who shows leadership, initiative and who is making a difference.
Nominations for all awards are now open. Please send your nomination and any supporting documents to firstname.lastname@example.org. The closing date for nominations is 5pm on Friday 28 April 2017.