Environment:Yale has been nominated by the Utne Reader for a 2011 Utne Independent Press Award for Environmental Coverage. The magazine was cited for “in-depth reporting and excellent storytelling.” The other nominees in the same category are Audubon, Conservation, Earth Island Journal, Environment, High Country News, OnEarth and Orion. The winners will be announced on May 18 at the MPA-Association of Magazine Media’s Independent Magazine media conference in San Francisco. The nominees in nine categories, according to the Utne Reader, represent the best in independent political, social/cultural, arts, environmental, international, body/spirit and science/technology coverage, as well as best writing and general excellence. All the nominees appeared in the May-June issue, and the winners will be featured in the July-August issue.