• The Environmental Research and Education Foundation (EREF), Washington, D.C., has announced a call for nominations for its 2002 Environmentalist of the Year Award. Nominations are sought internationally, and the deadline is Feb. 15, 2002. Send entries to Michael J. Cagney, EREF president, 4301 Connecticut Avenue NW, Suite 300, Washington, D.C. 20008. Details and forms are posted on EREF's website at