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

 

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May 6, 2011 Agenda | Meeting Minutes | Audio Transcripts

MEETING MINUTES
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FISH AND WILDLIFE COMMISSION
MEETING
via CONFERENCE CALL
May 6, 2011
Olympia, Washington


ATTENDANCE:
Commission
Department Staff
Miranda Wecker, Chair
Phil Anderson, Director
Brad Smith
Joe Stohr, Deputy Director
David Jennings
Ann Larson
Chuck Perry
Bruce Bjork
Rollie Schmitten
Margaret Ainscough
Commission Staff:
Public - None
Susan Galloway, Exec. Assistant

Chair Wecker called the meeting to order at 8:34 a.m.

A.  LEGISLATIVE UPDATE:
Ann Larson and Director Anderson reviewed the current status of and discussed with Commissioners legislation related to fish, wildlife and natural resource management, including fiscal impacts and budget proposals. 

B. GENERAL DISCUSSION:
Commissioners and Department staff discussed items of general interest, including:

  • Department Awards Ceremony overview/results
  • Topics for annual meeting with the Governor
  • Columbia River Spring Chinook run
  • Wolves and wolf plan status
  • Meeting date change: June 17 conference call

Hearing no objections, Chair Wecker said the Commission’s June 17, 2011, conference call meeting date is changed to June 16, 2011.  The Commission office will distribute notice of the change to those who have requested to receive email notices and make sure it’s posted on the Commission meeting website.

Chair Wecker adjourned the meeting at 10:55 a.m.