26.0227 Public information and education.

Cite as [A.S.A.C. § 26.0227]

A. The American Samoa Coastal Management Program shall make information and educational materials available to the public and any Territorial agencies and officials. The information shall, to the extent practicable, be in the vernacular appropriate for American Samoa and translated into the Samoan language. The information made available should address coastal resources management and conservation and the land use permitting process.

B. The American Samoa Coastal Management Program shall provide ongoing technical assistance and education to villages to assist the villages in preparing and maintaining any local coastal management program or village ordinance in support of coastal management objectives.

C. The American Samoa Coastal Management Program shall maintain a current series of island maps clearly showing the Territory’s Special Management Areas, wetlands, and other unique areas.

History: Rule 8-80 (Ex. Ord. 03-80); ASCMP Reg. (Ex. Ord. 07-88); Rule 2-97, eff 4 Aug 97.