Montgomery County Maryland Forestry Board

Montgomery County Forest Conservancy
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Greydon Tolson Forestry Stewardship Award

Montgomery County Forestry Board
The Greydon Tolson Forestry Stewardship Award

The Montgomery County Forestry Board has adopted an Award to recognize the dedication and
service of a member of the Community or an organization for their support of Forestry in Montgomery
County, Maryland.  The Award is presented in Greydon Tolsons name to honor his lifetime of service
to Forestry in Montgomery County and his lifetime of service to the Montgomery County Forestry Board.


AWARD:            The Greydon Tolson Forestry Stewardship Award
ELIGIBILITY:     A member of the community or organization that is or has lived, worked, or operated in Montgomery County, 
                            Maryland.  Award may be presented posthumously.
CRITERIA:        This Award is presented in even number years to that individual or organization that has demonstrated a great 
                            and significant commitment to advancing the science, education, technology, and/or practice of Forestry in 
                            Montgomery County, Maryland.
NOMINATION:  Nominations shall be made by letter of by using the "Nomination Form" sent to the Forestry Board.  
                            The Award nominations will be solicited by December 31.  A notice shall be placed on the 
                            Forestry Board website and the Board shall issue a Press Release soliciting Award Nominations.
SELECTION:    The Forestry Board will review all nominations and select a candidate.  Members of the Forestry Board 
                            may also make nominations.  The Forestry Board will vote on all nominations by secret ballot to select 
                            the recipient at the February Board meeting.
PRESENTATION: The Forestry Board shall maintain "The Greydon Tolson Forestry Stewardship Award" plaque and 
                            the recipients name shall be engraved and added to the plaque.  In addition, a Plaque 
                            recognizing the recipient will also be prepared and presented to the recipient.  The Award presentation 
                            will occur at the Arbor Day Celebration.

Nominations are being solicited for persons or organizations that have demonstrated a great and significant
commitment to advancing the science, education, technology, and/or practice of Forestry in Montgomery
County, Maryland. 
The momination form is available below or by calling the DNR Forest Service Office
at 301-854-6060 and leaving a message on where to email, fax or mail the Nomination Form. 
Nominations are accepted all year, but must be received by December 31stThe Award is presented
at the Arbor Day Celebration the following April at the Agricultural History Farm Park.  Learn more about the
Arbor Day Celebration at the Park and Planning web site at
www.mc-mncppc.org and click Arbor Day.

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Montgomery County Forestry Board

NOMINATION FORM FOR:
THE GREYDON TOLSON FORESTRY STEWARDSHIP AWARD

The Montgomery County Forestry Board has adopted an Award to recognize the dedication and service of a member
of the Community or an organization for their support of forestry in Montgomery County, Maryland.  The Award is
presented in Greydon Tolsons name to honor his lifetime of service to forestry in Montgomery County and his lifetime of
service to the Montgomery County Forestry Board.  Nominations are accepted all year, but must be received by December
31
.  The award is presented in even numbers at the Arbor Day Celebration the following April. 

Person/ Organization Being Nominated:  ______________________________________

Address of Nominee:  _____________________________________________________
                                          Street
                                         ___________________,  ________________,  _____________
                                           Town                                              State                          Zip Code

Nominees Phone Numbers:  ______ - ____________;      _______ - _____________
                                                               Home No.                             Work or Cell No.

Nominees Email:  _______________________ @ ___________________ . __________


Reason for Nominating this person or organization for the Award.  In 500 words or less describe why
you believe your Nominee deserves the Award.  Attach a separate sheet with your justification.


Nominators Name:  _______________________________________________________

Nominators Phone Numbers:  ______ - ______________;    ______ - _______________
                                                               Home No.                                    Work or Cell No.
Nominators Email:  _____________________ @ ___________________ . __________

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