Important News and Announcements
Updated Feb. 13, 2018 On Feb. 12, 2018, President Trump released his Fiscal Year 2019 budget request that will cover the period of Oct. 1, 2018, through Sept. 30, 2019. Drastic cuts in federal cultural preservation programs were in his request, including reducing the...read more
Updated Feb. 9, 2018 Click here to read NATHPO’s additional comments on the draft Twilight Towers Program Comment, filed Feb. 9, 2018 Click here to read NATHPO’s comments on the FCC’s Jan. 16, 2018, tribal conference calls FCC Action on Twilight...read more
Updated Nov. 20, 2017 Advisory Council on Historic Preservation Notice of Proposed Draft Program Comment To Exempt Effects of Transportation-Related Undertakings Within Rail Rights-of-Way ACTION: Notice of availability and request for comments Date Published: Nov. 17,...read more
Updated August 23, 2017 NATHPO concluded the 19th National Tribal Preservation Conference that was hosted by the Pala Band of Mission Indians at their Pala Casino Spa Resort in Pala, California, the week of August 7, 2017. Click here for 2017 Final Program, including...read more
Robert Thrower, THPO, Poarch Band of Creek Indians It is with a heavy heart that we share with you the passing of Robert G. Thrower, Tribal citizen of the Poarch Band of Creek Indians. In addition to serving as the Tribal Historic Preservation Officer for the Poarch...read more
Founded in 1998, the Association is a national, non-profit corporation comprised of Tribal Historic Preservation Officers and associate member tribes. NATHPO’s overarching purpose is to support the preservation, maintenance and revitalization of the culture and traditions of Native peoples of the United States. This is accomplished most importantly through the support of Tribal Historic Preservation Programs approved by the National Park Service.