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The Symbiotic Relationship of International Treaties and Federal Wildlife Conservation Laws
 
Dates: 01/09/2013
Time:  1:15 PM to 2:15 PM
Location:  Stewart Lee Udall Department of the Interior, Rachel Carson Room (Basement)
 
Summary: Michael Young, Assistant Solicitor for Fish and Wildlife, will discuss the mutually beneficial association of international wildlife conservation treaties and the domestic statutes that implement them.
 
Fees: Free
 
Details:

For almost a century, the treaty-making power vested in the Federal Government has been used to foster the development and enactment of federal wildlife conservation laws. Michael Young, Assistant Solicitor for Fish and Wildlife, will discuss the mutually beneficial association of international wildlife conservation treaties and the domestic statutes that implement them. The talk will be introduced by Michael Bean, Counselor to the Assistant Secretary for Fish, Wildlife and Parks.

Special Assistance – For those in need of special assistance (such as an interpreter for the hearing impaired) or inquiries regarding the accessible entrance, please notify museum staff at (202) 208-4743 in advance of the program. Special needs will be accommodated whenever possible.

Stewart Lee Udall Department of the Interior Building
1849 C Street, NW Washington, DC 20240
For more information call Diana Ziegler (202) 208-4743
www.doi.gov/interiormuseum

 
Contact: Diana Ziegler
 
Email: Diana_Ziegler@ios.doi.gov
 
Phone: 202-208-1169
 
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