The Otsego County Conservation Association is seeking nominations for its annual Conservationist of the Year award.

The award will be given to an individual, citizens’ group or grassroots organization, governmental body, non-profit organization with 501 standing or a business that has made a positive difference in environmental protection, preservation or education in Otsego County.

Nominations must be submitted by Oct. 4. A special OCCA committee will review nominations and designate the OCCA Conservationist of the Year. The award will be presented at the OCCA Annual Dinner and Meeting.

To obtain a nomination form, contact OCCA at 547-4488.