Conservation Day at the Capitol 2011

Conservation Day at the Capitol 2011 will take place on Tuesday, March 22. Display booths in the Fourth Floor Rotunda will present information about conservation districts, the Conservation Commission, USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service, other partner agencies, and programs and services available to the public. An awards program in the Blue Room on the second floor will honor several categories of conservation achievements.

The Day’s Schedule

7:30-9:00 a.m.Exhibit Set-Up Fourth Floor Rotunda
9:30 a.m.- 2:30 p.m.Exhibits Displayed
9:00 a.m.Legislative Briefing, Room 512A
9:30-11:30 a.m.Photo Opportunity for OACD Poster Contest Winners.  Fourth Floor Rotunda at the Poster Exhibit.
10:00 a.m.-2:30 p.m.Legislative Visits
1:00 p.m.Conservation Awards Program, Blue Room, Second Floor

Awards to be presented

OACD Conservation Awards, Sponsored by Chesapeake Energy, the Nature Conservancy of Oklahoma and the Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation

  • Outstanding Conservation District
  • Outstanding Landowner/Cooperator
  • Outstanding District Director

Excellence in Communication Awards, Sponsored by the Oklahoma Press Association

  • Continuing Support by OPA Newspaper (2)
  • Outstanding Ad Series
  • Outstanding Newsletter

Outstanding Conservation Educator, Sponsored by Chesapeake Energy

  • Congressional District 1
  • Congressional District 2
  • Congressional District 3
  • Congressional District 4
  • Congressional District 5