Pacific Region Highlights


Siletz Bay Eagle

Bald Eagle at Siletz Bay Peter Pearsall/U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Tribal Members Acquiring and Possessing Eagle Feathers and Parts


Eagles are of great cultural and religious significance among American Indian Tribes, but acquiring and possessing eagle feathers and parts can be both difficult and confusing. Visit the National Eagle Feather Repository website to find fact sheets, access applications and forms, or learn more about the laws and regulations.


The National Eagle Feather Repository website

Eagle feather permit application and order form

Current wait times for eagle feathers and parts


Grande Ronde River and Watershed

Grande Ronde River and Watershed FWS / Nez Perce Tribe w/permission

The Nez Perce Tribe - A Valued Partner on Bull Trout Conservation


As part of Native American Heritage Month, we want to highlight our successful partnership with the Nez Perce Tribe and their accomplishments in Bull Trout Recovery. The Tribe’s Department of Fisheries Resources Management has been supporting this conservation effort for many years, making it possible to accomplish bull trout spawning surveys in the Wallowa Mountains within the Grande Ronde and Imnaha River Basins. 


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Nez Perce Tribal Fisheries


Pacific Islanders attend NCTC Workshop

Pacific Islanders attend NCTC Workshop FWS Image

Native Youth Community Adaptation and Leadership Congress


Seeking Native American, Alaskan Native, and Pacific Islander High School students to join students from across the country to discuss community adaptation and related environmental issues impacting Native peoples. The mission of the Native Youth Community Adaptation and Leadership Congress is to develop future conservation leaders with the skills, knowledge, and tools to address environmental change and conservation challenges to better serve their schools and home communities.
 


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