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600 Capitol Way N.
Olympia, WA 98501-1091

Phone: 360-902-2267
Fax: 360-902-2448
commission@dfw.wa.gov

Miranda Wecker, Chair
Bradley Smith, Ph.D., Vice Chair

 

Meeting Minutes & Agendas

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May 7, 2010 Agenda | Meeting Minutes | Audio Transcripts

AGENDA

FISH AND WILDLIFE COMMISSION
MEETING via CONFERENCE CALL*
Friday, May 7, 2010 -- 8:30 a.m.

WHAT:

A. WILDLIFE INTERACTION REGULATIONS – UPDATE:
Department staff will brief the Commission on the status of proposed Chapter 232-36 WAC, Wildlife Interaction Regulations, that will help address wildlife property damage and other human/wildlife conflicts and implement legislation passed in 2009 (SHB 1778). The Commission held a public hearing on the proposals during its April 9-10, 2010, meeting in Leavenworth. The Commission may consider postponing adoption of permanent rules to its June 4-5, 2010, Commission meeting in Spokane.
- Summary - PDF format (92 KB)

B. PETITION FOR RULE CHANGE, DEER AND ELK HUNTING – DECISION:
Following a briefing by Wildlife Program staff, the Commission will consider a petition for rule change, which was received from a citizen who wants the Commission to make changes to deer and elk hunting regulations in WAC 232-28-351 and WAC 232-28-351.
- Summary - PDF format (180 KB)

C. APPROVAL OF MINUTES:
The Commission will consider approval of minutes from various meetings: August 19-20, 2009, Special Meeting in Olympia
- Draft minutes - Aug. 19-20, 2009 - PDF format (52 KB)

D. GENERAL DISCUSSION:
Commissioners and Department staff will discuss recent activities and items of interest.

*WHERE: The meeting will take place via telephone conference call. The public may listen to the discussion via speakerphone in the Commission Office at the Department of Fish and Wildlife, Natural Resources Building, 5th floor, 1111 Washington Street SE, Olympia. No public input will be accepted during the call.

For additional information, contact the Commission Office at (360) 902-2267.

Susan Yeager, Executive Assistant
Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission
(360) 902-2267 office
(360) 902-2448 fax
email commission@dfw.wa.gov.