Mailing Address
PO Box 43200
Olympia, WA 98504-3200

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

Bradley Smith, Ph.D., Chair
Larry Carpenter, Vice Chair

 

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March 4, 2016 Agenda | Meeting Minutes | Audio Transcripts

Audio Transcripts

Meetings of the Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission are tape-recorded. 
Portions of the recordings are excerpted below for the relevant agenda items.
The commission also maintains complete recordings of all meetings.

FISH AND WILDLIFE COMMISSION CONFERENCE CALL
MARCH 4, 2016

This meeting will take place by telephone conference call

The public may listen to the discussion on speakerphone by coming to the Commission Office at the Department of Fish and Wildlife headquarters, Natural Resources Building, 5th Floor, 1111 Washington Street SE, Olympia or one of the Regional Offices. If you plan to come to one of the offices to listen to the conference call please contact Commission staff at (360) 902-2267 so we can ensure adequate space is available.

FRIDAY, MARCH 4, 2016

8:30 A.M. Call to Order
A. Petition to Change Rules - Decision

Listen to audio Stream MP3 Audio | Download MP3 File [3.4 MB]

The Commission will formally consider a petition for changes to rulemaking pursuant to RCW 34.05.330:
Changes to Lake Roosevelt Rainbow Trout harvest regulations

- Petition - PDF Format (3 Mb)
- Summary - PDF Format ( 138 Kb)

B. Puget Sound Commercial Smelt Quick Reporting – Decision

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Department staff will request Commission approval on proposed permanent rules for quick reporting on Puget Sound commercial smelt fisheries.

- Summary - PDF Format (857 Kb)

C. Puget Sound Clam and Oyster Seasons – Decision

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Department staff will request Commission approval on the proposed changes for clams and oysters on Puget Sound public beaches.

- Summary - PDF Format (687 Kb)

D. 2016 Triploid Trout Stocking Plan – Briefing and Decision

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Department staff will present the proposed 2016 triploid trout stocking plan for Commission consideration and final adoption.

- Summary - PDF Format (227 Kb)

E. Meeting Minute Approval – Decision

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The Commission will consider approval of meeting minutes. February 26-27, 2016 – meeting
F. General Discussion

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Commissioners and the Director will discuss recent activities and items of interest.


Contact the Fish and Wildlife Commission Office for further information:
Phone (360) 902-2267
Email: commission@dfw.wa.gov


Persons with disabilities who need reasonable accommodations to participate in the public meeting are invited to contact Dolores Noyes by phone (360-902-2349), TTY (360-902-2207), or email (dolores.noyes@dfw.wa.govl). Reasonable accommodation requests should be received at least three (3) business days prior to the meeting to ensure availability. Please provide two (2) weeks’ notice for requests for ASL/ESL interpretation services. For more information, see http://wdfw.wa.gov/accessibility/reasonable_request.html.