Availability of Seats for the Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary Advisory Council

The ONMS is seeking applicants for the following seats on the Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary Advisory Council (council): Recreation, Business/Economic Development, Tourism (primary seat only), Diving (alternate only), Higher Education, and Citizen-at-Large. Applicants are chosen based upon their particular expertise and experience in relation to the seat for which they are applying; community and professional affiliations; philosophy regarding the protection and management of marine resources; and possibly the length of residence in the area affected by the sanctuary. Applicants who are chosen as members should expect to serve 3-year terms, pursuant to the council's Charter.

Applications are due by March 4, 2013.

ADDRESSES: Application kits may be obtained from Thunder Bay National
Marine Sanctuary, 500 W. Fletcher Street, Alpena, Michigan 49707.
Completed applications should be sent to the same address.

 

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jean Bauer, Advisory Council
Coordinator, Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary, 500 W. Fletcher
Street, Alpena, Michigan 49707,  (989) 356-8805 ext. 13,
jean.bauer@noaa.gov.