The deadline to submit nominations for the Wildlife for Tomorrow Foundation’s Arizona Outdoor Hall of Fame is approaching.
Nominations will be accepted through Friday, April 30. To submit a nomination, download a form here, complete it, and return a scanned copy along with all supplemental materials to Rebecca Bouquot at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Or, mail the completed form and materials to Wildlife for Tomorrow Foundation, c/o Arizona Game and Fish Department, Attn: Rebecca Bouquot, Outdoor Hall of Fame Nominations, 5000 W. Carefree Highway, Phoenix, AZ 85086.
The Outdoor Hall of Fame annually recognizes individuals and organizations that have made significant and lasting contributions toward Arizona’s wildlife, the welfare of its natural resources, and the state’s outdoor heritage.
It is anticipated this year’s inductees will be honored in August at the annual Outdoor Hall of Fame Banquet. More details will be posted as they become available.
Past Outdoor Hall of Fame inductees have been individuals with backgrounds in wildlife volunteerism, corporate leadership, politics, wildlife and the media, including Ben Avery, Barry Goldwater, Morris Udall, John McCain, Bill Quimby, Tom Woods, Steve Hirsch, as well as groups and organizations such as Adobe Mountain Wildlife Center Volunteers, Arizona Antelope Foundation, Rio Salado Sportsman’s Club, Arizona Deer Association, National Wild Turkey Federation, Safari Club International, Audubon Arizona, Arizona Public Service, Salt River Project and others.
Wildlife for Tomorrow was created in 1990 to enhance the management, protection and enjoyment of Arizona’s fish and wildlife resources. The foundation is an independent 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that works closely with the Arizona Game and Fish Department to provide additional support for projects and education activities where traditional resources are not adequate.
Click here for a list of past inductees.