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Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife and Oceans Oversight Hearing on "Planning for a Changing Climate and its Impacts on Wildlife and Oceans: State and Federal Efforts and Needs" and Legislative Hearing on H.R. 4455
Tuesday, June 24, 2008 10:00 AM

Washington, DC


SUBCOMMITTEE ON FISHERIES, WILDLIFE AND OCEANS
1324 Longworth House Office Building
Tuesday, June 24, 2008
10:00 a.m.

OVERSIGHT HEARING ON:

  • "Planning for a Changing Climate and its Impacts on Wildlife and Oceans: State and Federal Efforts and Needs"

LEGISLATIVE HEARING ON:

  • H.R. 4455 (Young), To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to provide international wildlife management and conservation programs through the Wildlife Without Borders Program in the United States Fish and Wildlife Service, and for other purposes. "Wildlife Without Borders Authorization Act"

WITNESSES AND TESTIMONY:

Panel I

Margaret Davidson 
Director
Coastal Services Center
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
United States Department of Commerce

Tony Brunello
Deputy Secretary
Climate Change and Energy
California Resources Agency

Sarah Chasis
Director
Oceans Initiative
National Resources Defense Council

Panel II

Dan Ashe
Science Advisor to the Director
Fish and Wildlife Service
United States Department of the Interior

David K. Whitehurst
Director
Wildlife Diversity Division
Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries

Jamie Rappaport Clark
Executive Vice President
Defenders of Wildlife

William Moritz, Ph.D.
Director of Conservation
Safari Club International Foundation
Acting Director of Governmental Affairs
Safari Club International

Panel III

Kaush Arha, Ph.D.
Deputy Assistant Secretary
Fish and Wildlife and Parks
U.S. Department of the Interior

John Robinson, Ph.D.
Executive Vice President
Global Conservation Programs
Wildlife Conservation Society

Tom Dillon
Senior Vice President
Field Programs
World Wildlife Fund

Patrick M. Burchfield, Ed.D, MSc
Director
Gladys Porter Zoo

Juan Pablo Arce
Director
Latin America and the Caribbean
NatureServe

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