The Ohio Lake Erie Commission is accepting nominations for this year's Lake Erie Awards, which are given to individuals and organizations for exceptional preservation work.
The commission has honored 10 people and 10 groups since establishing the annual awards in 1995. Nomination forms are available from the commission's Web site at www.epa.state.oh.us/oleo.
All nominations must be submitted by 5 p.m. Aug. 5.
Winners will be announced during the 2005 Coastweeks observance, from Aug. 20 to Sept. 18.