Subcommittee Hearing: WOW Legislative Hearing

Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife Date: Wednesday, May 15, 2019 Time: 02:00 PM Location: Longworth 1324 Presiding: The Honorable Jared Huffman, Chair

On Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at 2:00 P.M. in room 1324 Longworth House Office Building, the Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife (WOW) will hold a legislative hearing on the following bills:

  • H.R. 2532 (Rep. Raúl Grijalva) Tribal Heritage and Grizzly Bear Protection Act

View more details including submissions for the hearing record at the Committee Repository.

Witness List

Mr. Benjamin H. Nuvamsa (testimony)

Hopi Bear Clan

Former Chairman, Hopi Tribe

Village of Shungopavi, AZ

Mr. Brian Nesvik (testimony)


Wyoming Game and Fish Department 

Cheyenne, WY 

Mr. Tom Rodgers (testimony)

Blackfeet Nation

Rocky Mountains Tribal Leaders Council

Billings, MT

Ms. Lynnette Grey Bull (testimony)

Senior Vice President, Global Indigenous Council

Spokesperson, Northern Arapaho Elders Society

Wind River Reservation, WY

Dr. Barrie Gilbert (testimony)

Conservation Ecologist and Emeritus Faculty

Utah State University

Ontario, Canada

Mr. Jonathan Wood (testimony)

Senior Attorney, Pacific Legal Foundation

Research Fellow, Property and Environment Research Center

Arlington, VA

Ms. A. Gay Kingman (unable to attend, testimony for the record)

Executive Director

Great Plains Tribal Chairman’s Association

St. Rapid City, SD