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Champions of Sarasota Bay receive awards
Champions of Sarasota Bay receive awards

Sarasota, Florida - A lot of people think Sarasota Bay is beautiful, but only a few really work to preserve it. And that's why the Sarasota Bay Estuary Program (SBEP) created its Blue Dolphin Awards.

SBEP recently announced the 2013 Blue Dolphin recipients.

Don and Denise Elliott with the Sunbow Bay Condominium Association on Anna Maria Island created a Bay-friendly demonstration garden.

Sean Russell helped raise awareness about debris getting into the Bay by forming the non-profit group Stow It Don't Throw It Project.

Lee Fox rehabs birds and promotes wildlife education at the popular Save Our Seabirds hospital.