FYI: Federal Subsistence Board Member Applications Sought
[IMG]file:///page1image424[/IMG] [IMG]file:///page1image592[/IMG] U.S. Fish and Wildlife ServiceBureau of Land ManagementNational Park Service
Bureau of Indian Affairs
For Immediate Release:
October 7, 2015
Federal Subsistence BoardNews Release
Applicants Sought for Subsistence Regional Advisory Council MembershipDeadline: January 23, 2015
The Federal Subsistence Board is accepting applications through January 23, 2015 to fill seats onthe 10 Subsistence Regional Advisory Councils. Council membership appointments are typically3-year terms. There are approximately 35 seats open for appointment among all Councils.
The Councils meet at least twice a year and provide critical advice to the Federal SubsistenceBoard on subsistence management issues. Council meetings serve as a forum for regional publicinvolvement in Federal subsistence management. Council members must be knowledgeableabout the uses of fish and wildlife resources in their region.
Individuals may apply for membership themselves, or an individual or organization maynominate someone for Council membership. The application form and information about theapplication process and the Subsistence Regional Advisory Councils is available on the FederalSubsistence Management Program's website: [COLOR=rgb(0.000000%, 0.000000%, 100.000000%)]www.doi.gov/subsistence/index.cfm[/COLOR]. Theapplication form and additional information is also available by contacting Carl Johnson at theOffice of Subsistence Management at (800) 478-1456 or (907) 786-3676.
Contact: Deborah Coble
(907) 786-3880 or (800) 478-1456Deborah_Coble@fws.gov
[IMG]file:///page1image13992[/IMG] [IMG]file:///page1image14152[/IMG] 1011 East Tudor Road, Anchorage, Alaska 99503; (800) 478-1456 or (907) 786-3888; Fax (907) 786-3898
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