FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 3, 2003
BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—The Southern Environmental
Center at Birmingham-Southern College has been named Environmental
Organization of the Year 2002
by Legacy Inc.
The SEC is the largest educational facility of its kind in Alabama
and has been recognized for its Interactive Museum and EcoScape
Gardens that are toured
by hundreds of schoolchildren and others each year.
The SEC also was the host location for
Legacy's 2002 Summer Institute.
Legacy Inc. was created in 1992 to provide fact-based environmental
education materials to the citizens of Alabama. The organization
brings together state
and federal agencies, businesses, environmental groups, associations, and
concerned citizens to provide comprehensive environmental education