19th National Tribal Preservation Conference (2017)

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 Agenda (low resolution version)

NATHPO thanks our conference sponsors and supporters:

* Pala Band of Mission Indians and Pala Casino Spa Resort
* San Manuel Band of Mission Indians
* Yoche Dehe Wintun Nation — Cultural Resources & Seka Hills Olive Mill and Tasting Room
* California Office of Historic Preservation
* San Pasqual Band of Mission Indians
* Pauma Band of Mission Indians
* Barona Band of Mission Indians
* Michelle Holiday & Associates
* Click here for complete list

Conference Presentations (in Word, PDF or power point):

Tuesday, August 8, 2017:

Janet Pfleeger/FPISC presentation for “Tribal Consultation for Federal Infrastructure Projects”

“Victory for the Kumeyaay Tribes” presentation

“A Repatriation Story: The Return of the Miami National Council Journals”

“GAO’s Audit of Trafficking of Native American Cultural Items”

“International Affairs at the Department of the Interior”

Wednesday, August 9, 2017:

DHS presentation, “Program Comment for Telecommunications Projects on Federal Land”
ACHP document, Program Comment for Communications Projects on Federal Lands and Property

“FERC 2017 Guidelines for Reporting on Cultural Resources Investigations for Natural Gas Projects”

New ACHP Webpage on Sec. 106 and Infrastructure Projects
ACHP Report, “Improving Tribal Consultation in Infrastructure Projects”
Interagency (Interior-Army-Justice) January 2017 Report, “Improving Tribal Consultation and Tribal Involvement in Federal Infrastructure Decisions”

“Using TCP Recognition to Enhance Legal Advocacy and Litigation Strategy” (some photos removed to reduce document size)

“GAO’s Audit of Federal Agencies’ Tribal Consultation Practices”

Thursday, August 10, 2017 and Friday, August 11, 2017:

FCC presentation 1 of 2

FCC presentation 2 of 2


Meeting and lodging was at the Pala Casino Spa Resort
Click here for link to host location