October Tracks

President Obama Announces 2011 White House Tribal Nations Conference

Department of Justice Efforts on Eagles and Training

IMPORTANT Reminder for those with Tribal Wildlife Grants!
HHS is shut down for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s changeover to the Department of the Interior’s Financial and Business Management System (FBMS) on November 18, 2011.  PLEASE do not attempt to make drawdowns until the new system is online.  If you should have any additional questions, please contact Steve Jose, at (303) 236-7394 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , or Maria Sanchez, at (303) 236-8185.  

Teaming With Wildlife Fly-in Feb 28-29, 2012, in Washington DC
The purpose of the annual Fly-in is to communicate the importance of the State and Tribal Wildlife Grants program to members of Congress and their staffs.  

ONR Presentation by Butch Blazer Available on the Web

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Determines Northern Leatherside Chub Does Not Warrant Protection Under the Endangered Species Act

Endangered Species Act Protection for Northern Leopard Frog is Not Warranted

Review will find if American eel needs federal protection

Secretary Salazar Celebrates Establishment of Four Conservation Units at Hill Ceremony  

REMINDER:  9/15/11 FR notice:  List of Programs Eligible for Inclusion in FY 2012 Funding Agreements To Be Negotiated With Self-Governance Tribes by Interior Bureaus Other Than the BIA

For those interested in Animal Disease Traceability


CONFERENCES
U.S. Institute for Environmental Conflict Resolution 2012 Conference
 

NEWS ARTICLES
* Homeland Security Act Raises Troubling Issues for Archaeological Protection and Historic Preservation
*EPA approves Ute Mountain Ute Tribe's Water Quality Standards
*National Eagle Repository

*Non-Eagle Repository Received DOI Award


FUNDING OPPORTUNTIES
*Fish and Wildlife Service
* The National Urban and Community Forestry Advisory Council
*Forest Service


*REMINDER:  2012 PROJECT REQUEST


TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES



JOBS
* Kansas City Indian Center Director
*Native Job Site


YOUTH OPPORTUNITIES
*Opportunity Link is seeking Montana Energy Corps members!
*REMINDER:  Junior Duck Stamp Conservation and Design Program