Kentuckians honored for Earth Day 2015

The Kentucky Environmental Quality Commission Friday presented its 2015 Earth Day awards to individuals and groups who have made significant contributions to environmental protection. This year’s event took place at the Berry Hill Mansion in Frankfort.

“It’s an honor to recognize Kentuckians for their tireless efforts and unwavering advocacy to environmental protection,” Arnita Gadson, executive director of the Environmental Quality Commission, said in a news release. “This year’s recipients are diverse and their efforts will have positive lasting effects in our state.”

Read about the award recipients in the State-Journal.