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19th Annual MRC Conservation Achievement Awards Banquet

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Hilton Melbourne Beach Oceanfront

3003 North Highway A1A

Melbourne, FL 32903

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Help Celebrate the 19th Annual MRC Conservation Achievement Awards Banquet to Honor Extraordinary Indian River Lagoon Conservation Heroes.

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This is an evening of famed speakers, unique art, wine, spirits, live music, and delectable food in recognition of esteemed organizations and individuals who have helped shape some of today’s most crucial lagoon conservation wins.

Each year talented and dedicated conservationists are identified by the MRC Membership and honored through a nomination process. The winners will be announced during the ceremony Febuary 22.

This event is open to the public. Each ticket includes 2 complimentary adult beverages and choice of entree (Roasted Prime Rib, Spicy Grouper, Tuscan Marinated Chicken, or Roasted Vegetable Tower) chef's choice of vegetable, starch, salad, & dessert.

Featured Special Guest Speakers : Maggy Hurchalla ~ FL Environmental Activist and Champion, Blair Wickstrom ~FL Sportsman Magazine Publisher, Jacqui Thurlow-Lippisch Current ~ At-Large Governing Board Member of the South FL Water Management District.

Featured Special Guest Speakers: Kathy Meehan~ City of Melbourne Mayor, Robert "Wingnut" Daniel~ Local iHeart Radio Broadcast Celebrity of KISS 95.1, & Virginia Barker~ Director of Brevard County Natural Resources Management Department.

Congratulations to the 19th Annual Conservation Achievement Award Nominees. Thank you for all you do for our Lagoon!

Albert Tuttle Award for Outstanding Volunteer Service to the Indian River Lagoon Nominees

Indian River Lagoon Project of the Year Award Nominations

Paul Kroegel Award for Outstanding Service to the Indian River Lagoon by a Government Employee Nominees

Maggie Bowman Award for Outstanding Service to the Indian River Lagoon by an Elected Official Nominees

Stan Blum Award for Lifetime Service to the Indian River Lagoon Nominees

The Marine Resources Council is Pleased to Announce Mr. Blair Wickstrom as the 2019 Wave Maker of the Year Award Recipient for Outstanding Advocacy of the Indian River Lagoon. Congratulations & Thank You for All You Do for Florida’s Waterways.

Support & Sponsorship - This event offers unique in-person experiences and actionable insights led by leading lagoon scientists, educators, and advocates offering high-impact sponsorship opportunities. To secure your sponsorship, vendor space, or donate to the auction effort at this great event, please contact Steve at SharkeyMRC@gmail.com. ($100 - $1,000 sponsorship's are now available. Please view the event ticket options for sponsorship details.)

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