Nominations sought for landowner awards

Nominations will be accepted through Dec. 20 for an annual Wildlife Landowner of the Year Award presented by Colorado Parks and Wildlife.

The awards program highlights the role of private land management and recognizes landowners who have demonstrated leadership in wildlife conservation and sound management principles. Nominees must be a resident of Colorado, own at least 160 acres in the state and be actively engaged in farming or ranching.

The nomination form and guidelines for submission are available online at the Colorado Parks and Wildlife website at www.cpw.state.co.us.