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CHILKAT BALD EAGLE PRESERVEBoard: Alaska Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve Advisory Council
Board identification number: 009
Department: DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES
Authority: AS 41.21.625; Chapter 95, SLA 1982
Requirements: No Legislative Confirmation or Financial Disclosure required
Term: 2 years
Description: 12 member council. Governor appoints a resident of the Haines Borough representing a conservation organization, a representative of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and a member of the Upper Lynn Canal fish and game advisory committee. The mayor of the Haines Borough, the president of Klukwan, Inc., the chair of the Council of the Chilkat Indian Village, and the chair of the Chilkoot Indian Association serve as ex officio members. A member of the Haines Borough Assembly who has been selected by the Haines Borough Assembly is also an ex officio member of the advisory council. For this selection, preference shall be given to those members of the Haines Borough Assembly who do not also sit on boards that are already on the advisory council. The mayor of the Haines Borough may recommend to the Governor for appointment to the council a resident of the Haines Borough for representation of commercial or industrial interests. The commissioner of Fish and Game, the director of the Division of Parks, and the director of the Division of Forestry, or their designees also serve ex officio. Members may select alternates to act as members in their absence.
Function: Assists the department in the development and monitoring of a management plan for the Alaska Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve.
Chair: No provisions.
Special facts: Advisory.
Compensation: Standard Travel and Per Diem.
Meetings: 7 times per year; 7 days total; September through March.
For further information and to reach individual members, contact:
Mr. Michael Eberhardt
Southeast Area Superintendent
Division of Parks and Outdoor Recreation
DNR, 400 Willoughby Avenue, Fifth Floor M/S 1000
Juneau, AK 99801
Phone: (907) 465-4563, FAX: (907) 465-5330