Home > calendar > Page
Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife and Oceans Legislative Hearing on H.R. 6479
Wednesday, September 10, 2008 10:00 AM



SUBCOMMITTEE ON FISHERIES, WILDLIFE AND OCEANS
1324 Longworth House Office Building
Wednesday, September 10, 2008
10:00 a.m.

LEGISLATIVE HEARING ON:

  • H.R. 6479 (Stark): To provide for the establishment of the San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge Complex. "San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge Complex Establishment Act"

WITNESSES & TESTIMONY:

Panel I

Representative Fortney Pete Stark (CA-13)

Panel II

Eric Alvarez
Realty Chief
National Wildlife Refuge System
Fish and Wildlife Service
Department of the Interior

David Lewis
Executive Director
Save the Bay

Evan Hirsche
President
National Wildlife Refuge Association

Angela Gustavson
Director of Government Relations
Restore’s Estuaries

Panel III

Peyton Robertson
Director
Chesapeake Bay Office
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
United States Department of Commerce

Colonel Dionysios Anninos
District Engineer
Army Corps of Engineers
Norfolk District

William J. Goldsborough
Director of Fisheries
Chesapeake Bay Foundation

Denise L. Breitburg, Ph.D.
Senior Scientist
Smithsonian Environmental Research Center

Tommy Kellum
President
W.E. Kellum Inc..
Virginia Seafood Council

Latest News

House Passes King Cove Road Land Exchange Act

Today, the House passed H.R. 218, the “King Cove Road Land Exchange Act” (Rep. Don Young, R-AK), legislation to facilitate a life-saving road for the isolated community of King Cove, Alaska. The bill ...... Read more

Members Discuss Bill to Bring Much Needed Reforms to the Endangered Species Act

Today, the Full Committee held a legislative hearing on five bills, most of which have advanced with bipartisan support, to reform and improve the Endangered Species Act (ESA). The bills work to empow...... Read more

Committee Calls for Improved Science, Local Flexibility and Regulatory Certainty in Magnuson-Stevens

Today, the Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans held a hearing examining the successes and needed updates to the Magnuson-Stevens Act (MSA). Passed in 1976, MSA is the primary law governing fisheri...... Read more

View All News

Calendar

Oversight Hearing "Assessing Current Conditions and Challenges at the Lyndon B. Johnson Tropical Medical Center in American Samoa"
Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs | 1324 Longworth House Office Building Washington D.C. 20515
View All Events