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Advisory Council Applications for 4 Positions Accepted through August 31, 2016

NOAA's Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary is seeking applicants for 4 positions on its advisory council: Tourism (member and alternate) and Education (member and alternate). Candidates will be selected based on their expertise and experience in relation to the seat(s) for which they are applying, community and professional affiliations, and views regarding the protection and management of sanctuary resources. Selected applicants should expect to serve as a volunteer for a two-year term.

Applications are due August 31, 2016.

Background materials and an application form are provided here:

Completed applications can be submitted as follows:

By email to:
By fax to: 805-893-6438 (ATTN: Jessica Morten)
By mail to:
  Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary
  ATTN: Jessica Morten
  University of California, Santa Barbara
  Ocean Science Education Building 514, MC 6155
  Santa Barbara, CA  93106-6155

For further information, please contact Jessica Morten by email at, or by phone at 805-893-6433.

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