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All 10 Federal Subsistence Regional Advisory Councils to meet for joint session in Anchorage

March 7-11, 2016 at the Egan Center


The Federal Subsistence Management Program has scheduled a joint meeting of all 10 Federal Subsistence Regional Advisory Councils for March 7-11, 2016 at the Egan Center in Anchorage. The meeting will include a joint session
of all Councils, individual regional meetings for each Council, and breakout sessions with training, panel discussions, and presentations. The sessions will commence daily at 8:30 a.m.

Breakout sessions are scheduled Tuesday afternoon through Friday and discuss topics such as Title VIII of the Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act, Federal Resource Monitoring Program, cross-cultural communication, public involvement in the State and Federal regulatory process, Tribal consultation, Yukon and Kuskokwim salmon management, and the status of the Western Arctic and Teshekpuk caribou herds, among other topics.

The meeting is free and open to the public, with participation in person or by teleconference. Teleconference will not be available for all training sessions or presentations, but will be available for all Council sessions and salmon and caribou reports. A schedule and other information regarding the meeting can be found online at https://www.doi.gov/subsistence/all_councils.

The Federal Subsistence Board is committed to providing access to this meeting for all participants. Please direct all requests for sign language interpreting services, closed captioning, or other accommodation needs to the Office of Subsistence Management by calling (800) 478-1456, by emailing subsistence@fws.gov, or (800)-877-8339 (TTY), at least seven business days prior to the meeting.

Additional information on the Federal Subsistence Management Program may be found on the web at www.doi.gov/subsistence or by visiting www.facebook.com/subsistencealaska.

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