FISH AND WILDLIFE COMMISSION
MEETING via CONFERENCE CALL
November 19, 2010
Connie Mahnken, Acting, Chair
Phil Anderson, Director
Joe Stohr, Deputy Director
Dan Budd, Real Estate Manager, Wildlife Program
Nate Pamplin, Deputy Assistant Director, Wildlife Program
Public - None
Susan Galloway, Exec. Assistant
Darline Bartlett, Admin. Assistant
Chair Wecker called the meeting to order at 8:35 a.m.
PROPOSED LAND TRANSACTION – DECISION:
Dan Budd presented for approval a land transaction postponed from the August 6-7, 2010, Commission meeting: Acquisition of approximately 2,699 acres in Okanogan County (Cutchie property). The Commission held a public hearing on the proposal during its August 6-7, 2010, meeting in Olympia.
Commissioner Smith moved, seconded by Commissioner Perry, to approve the proposed land transaction as presented. Motion carried unanimously.
B. GENERAL DISCUSSION:
Commissioners and Department staff discussed recent activities and items of interest, including:
State budget forecast
Department operating/capital budget status
Natural resource agency sub-cabinet update
Commissioner Mahnken adjourned the meeting at 9:17 a.m.