Important News and Announcements
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
May 5, 2017 Today, DOI put out a press release announcing the imminent opening of a public comment period on national monument designations under the Antiquities Act and a list of the monuments singled out of review under Executive Order 13792. There will be a Federal...read more
Tribal representatives were invited to participate in formal nation-to-nation “Consultations on Infrastructure Decision Making” that were held between October and November 2016. The Departments of the Army, Interior and Justice held consultations throughout Indian...read more
On Dec. 22, 2016, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) published a Public Notice, “Comment Sought on Streamlining Deployment of Small Cell Infrastructure by Improving Wireless Facilities Siting Policies; Mobilite, LLC Petition for Declaratory...read more
In 2016 NATHPO conducted the 18th National Tribal Preservation Conference and the Federal Communications Commission Section 106 Summit that was hosted by the Southern Ute Indian Tribe in Ignacio, Colorado, the week of August 29, 2016. Meeting and lodging was at the...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.