Saturday, July 26, 2014

President Signs Law Authorizing Huna Tlingits To Engage In Traditional Egg Harvests

The White House announced that yesterday President Obama signed H.R. 3110, the Huna Tlingit Traditional Gull Egg Use Act. The law authorizes the Interior Department to permit members of the Hoonah Indian Association to harvest eggs of glaucous-winged gulls twice a year in Alaska's Glacier Bay National Park.