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

 

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October 21, 2011 Agenda | Meeting Minutes | Audio Transcripts

MEETING MINUTES
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FISH AND WILDLIFE COMMISSION
MEETING
via CONFERENCE CALL
October 21, 2011
Olympia, Washington


ATTENDANCE:
Commission
Department Staff
Miranda Wecker, Chair
Phil Anderson, Director
Gary Douvia, Vice Chair
Joe Stohr, Deputy Director
David Jennings
Joe Shorin, AG
Rolland Schmitten
Bruce Bjork
Conrad Mahnken
Margaret Ainscough
Chuck Perry
 
 
Public
Commission Staff:
Linda Saunders
Tami Lininger
Erin Gariépy

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.