FISH AND WILDLIFE COMMISSION
MEETING via CONFERENCE CALL
October 21, 2011
Miranda Wecker, Chair
Phil Anderson, Director
Gary Douvia, Vice Chair
Joe Stohr, Deputy Director
Joe Shorin, AG
Vice Chair Douvia called the meeting to order at 8:31 a.m.
A. COMMISSION MEETING CALENDAR – DISCUSSION/DECISION: The Commission discussed moving the November 3, 4-5 meeting to Spokane thus making the entire meeting a Special meeting.
Commissioner Douvia moved, seconded by Commissioner Wecker to hold the November 3, 4-5 Special Meeting in Spokane. The motion carried unanimously.
B. MINUTES FOR APPROVAL:
Suspended approval of minutes until the November 4, 2011 meeting.
C. GENERAL DISCUSSION:
Commissioners and Department staff discussed items of general interest, including Salmon Virus in British Columbia; Washington Cattlemen’s Association petition for wolf delisting and formal position paper; Appreciation of Director Anderson’s response to the Okanogan County petition; Wildlife Committee meetings; 10% package budget reductions and the Bilateral Executive Session of the Pacific Salmon Commission
Vice Chair Douvia began the Executive Session at 9:10 and reconvened the meeting at 9:39. The meeting was adjourned at 9:46 a.m.