Celebrating the SGaan Kinghlas – Bowie Seamount Management Plan
On July 10, 2019 the Council of the Haida Nation and Fisheries and Oceans Canada announced the completion of the SGaan Kinghlas-Bowie Seamount Gin Siigee Tl’a Damaan Kinggangs Gin K’aalaagangs Marine Protected Area Management Plan at Tluu Xaadaa Naay Canoe People House in Gaw Tlagee.
The completion of the SGaan Kinghlas-Bowie Seamount Management Plan marks the conclusion of more than ten years of work by the governance partners. It identifies goals and objectives for the management of the protected area, including objectives related to ongoing cooperative governance and adaptive co-management, research to support conservation outcomes, monitoring, and education and outreach.
Haw’aa to everyone who came out to celebrate this important milestone and to all who contributed to its development!