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NMFS Requests Nominations for IWC Annual Meeting
On May 3, 2010, the U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service published Federal Register notice requesting nominations for the U.S. Delegation to the June 2010 International Whaling Commission annual meeting.

The non-federal representative(s) selected as a result of this nomination process is (are) responsible for providing input and recommendations to the U.S. IWC Commissioner representing the positions of non-governmental organizations. Generally, only one non-governmental position is selected for the U.S. Delegation.

The IWC is holding its 62nd annual meeting June 21-25, 2010, in Agadir, Morocco. All written nominations for the U.S. Delegation to the IWC annual meeting must be received by May 21st, 2010.

All nominations for the U.S. Delegation to the IWC annual meeting should be addressed to Ms. Monica Medina, U.S. Commissioner to the IWC, and sent via post to: Ryan Wulff, National Marine Fisheries Service, Office of International Affairs, 1315 East West Highway, SSMC3 Room 12620, Silver Spring, MD 20910.

  • Click here to read NMFS' Federal Register notice soliciting nominees

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