John Banks 1st Indigenous Person to Participate in NASCO Annual Mtg
Written by John Dieffenbacher-Krall
June 11, 2015
John Banks, a Penobscot Nation citizen and member of the Maine Indian Tribal-State Commission (MITSC) since 1987, recently participated in the North Atlantic Salmon Conservation Organization (NASCO) Annual Meeting held in Happy Valley – Goose Bay, Labrador, Canada from June 2 to June 5. John is the first Indigenous Person to serve as an official member of the US delegation to the NASCO Annual Meeting.
Maine Indian Tribal-State Commission (MITSC)
P.O. Box 241
Stillwater, Maine 04489