January 2011 Keweenaw Advisory Commission Meeting
Contact: Tom Baker, (906) 483-3016
Contact: Scott See, (906) 483-3040
The Keweenaw National Historical Park Advisory Commission will convene for its regular quarterly meeting at 9:00 A.M. on Tuesday, January 18, 2011 at park headquarters located on the corner of Red Jacket Road and Hwy. US-41 in Calumet. Agenda items include updates from the Executive Director, a update from the Development Committee, and a report from the Preservation-Stewardship Committee. The Keweenaw NHP Advisory Commission, paneled by citizens appointed by the Secretary of the Interior, represents the general public and works collaboratively with the National Park Service to advise and assist with managing the resources of Keweenaw National Historical Park. The Commission's quarterly meetings are open to the public.
For further information or directions, please contact the park at 337-3168.
Did You Know?
Alexander Agassiz, President of Calumet & Hecla Mining Company from 1871 to 1910, was the son of famed naturalist and Harvard professor, Louis Agassiz. Alexander's interest in copper mining was to fund his scientific travels. He became a specialist in marine ichthyology - the study of fish. More...