Message #257

Date: Thu, 29 Oct 1998
Subject: Rock Art Conservation And Protection Award

[ AzTeC / SWA SASIG ] :

From: Jane Kolber jkolber@theriver.com
  
CALL FOR NOMINATIONS
THE AMERICAN ROCK ART RESEARCH ASSOCIATION
CONSERVATION AND PROTECTION AWARD

ARARA desires to recognize those individuals, groups,
organizations or agencies who have contributed in a
significant way toward the Conservation and/or Preservation
of Rock Art within the United States or abroad.  

The recipient is a person, group of people, organization or
agency that has (have) taken a leadership role to:

1. protect or preserve a major rock art site of series of
smaller sites from an identified and real destructive impact,

OR

2. cause legislative, administrative or other actions to
significantly promote rock art preservation.

In addition:  

* The recipient must have operated within the bounds of the
law in bringing about the protective action.

* The recipient need not be a member of ARARA. 

* The recipient may be employed and performing his/her
profession to bring about the protective action.

* The recipient may have acted as a dedicated, avocational conservationist.

* The recipient may be an organization or agency performing
its normal functions.

* The recipient may be re-selected in later years.

Please send all nominations to Jane Kolber, Conservation
and Protection Committee Chair, PO Box 1844, Bisbee AZ  85603,
phone and FAX 520-432-3402, e-mail: jkolber@theriver.com

DEADLINE DECEMBER 31, 1998

Include the information listed below:

Date:
Person Submitting Nomination:
Name
Address
City, State, Zip, Country
Home and Office phone
e-mail
FAX

Person or Organization Nominated:
Name
Address
City, State, Zip, Country
Home and Office phone
e-mail
FAX

Why are you nominating this person/organization? Be specific
about the accomplishments. State the significance of the
action to promote rock art conservation and protection.
Include dates, other individuals or ogranizations involved.
It is very important that the rock art site or sites be
adequately described and that the impact this individual or
organization had in conserving or preserving it/them be
documented. Give as complete a description as possible.
Remember that the selection committee may not know this
individual or the accomplishments.