Alaska Native Organization Co-Management Funding Program

Type: 
Funding
Organization: 
NOAA, DOC
Description: 

RFP closed for 2016. The National Marine Fisheries Service's (NMFS) recognizes the unique importance of marine mammals to Alaska Native Organizations and values ongoing efforts by Alaska Native Tribes and Organizations to conserve and protect species under NMFS' jurisdiction. Funding Pursuant to 16 U.S.C. 1388, NMFS may provide Federal assistance to Alaska Native Organizations to conserve marine mammals, and to promote co-management of Alaska Native subsistence use of such mammals under NOAA's jurisdiction. Funded activities may include development and implementation of species management, subsistence harvest monitoring, subsistence harvest sampling, scientific research, and public education and outreach.

Category: 
Natural Resources, Wildlife
Funding Amount: 
Varies
Matching Funds: 
Unknown

Geography:

Eligibility: 
Tribally Authorized Alaska Native Organizations with a signed Agreement for co-management with are eligible to apply under this solicitation.
Contact Information: 
Jenn.Hall-Brown@noaa.gov, 907-586-7273