Tuesday, September 13, 2011
The Secretary of Samoan Affairs was in attendance along with Directors and Acting Directors of the National Parks Service, the Environmental Protection Agency, ASCC Landgrant, the Samoan Studies Institute and DMWR. There were around forty other members of the audience made up of representatives from the different resource management agencies and ASCC.
Students from the Samoan Studies at ASCC
Members of the Samoan Studies from American Samoa Community College during the "Tatou Aleaga Fa'atasi" Drama Event along with the Department of Marine and Wildlife Resources. Representatives from ASCC Samoan Studies who performed a drama which was a representation of a Village Council meeting in which DMWR would present its Marine Protected Area Program to the council. Student did a good job acting out a scenario where they talked about preserving, conserving, and protecting marine resources for the future.