Policy Resolution 2017-08: State Wildlife Science, Data and Analysis

WGA Policy Resolution 2017-08 State Wildlife Science, Data and Analysis: Western Governors direct U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and National Marine Fisheries Service to utilize state wildlife data, analysis and expertise as principal sources in development and analysis of science serving as the legal basis for federal regulatory action to manage species and habitat. The Governors support efforts to provide statutory exceptions to Freedom of Information Act disclosure for state wildlife data and analysis in stances where publication of state data provided to federal agencies would be in violation of existing state statutes. Read, download the Resolution.


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