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FWS CULTURAL RESOURCES POLICIES / HANDBOOK

The USFWS Cultural Resources Policy 614 FW 4 describes mandatory actions applicable to all USFWS programs. 614 FW 5 outlines general USFWS management requirements according to Federal legislative mandates and in a spirit of stewardship; clarifies the USFWS roles and responsibilities related to cultural resources; and provides direction for consistent implementation of the USFWS cultural resources management responsibilities.

614 FW 1 – Policy, Responsibilities and Definitions
614 FW 2 – Survey and Identification
614 FW 3 – Evaluation and Designation


602 FW 1-3 outlines general responsibilities for comprehensive management and planning within USFWS.

The USFWS Annual Performance Plan (790 KB PDF) also outlines general requirements and performance measures for Cultural Resources stewardship responsibilities.



 
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