Promoting the Prize in Stavanger
World Environment Day on June 5th
(25.04.2010) People around the world celebrate World Environment Day on June 5th. This official UN Day was invented in 1972. In Stavanger various activities will take place in the city centre –a nature trail by lake Breiavatnet, a second hand market at Nytorget, a free "People's breakfast" in the schoolyard of Stavanger Cathedral School, various exhibitions and musical events, just to mention a few. There will be an information stand about the Rachel Carson Prize at the market place between 12 noon and 3.30 p.m., and visitors will be encouraged to nominate candidates for the 2011 Rachel Carson Prize.