August 23, 2019 Commission Meeting Transcript

Meeting Transcript

FISH AND WILDLIFE MEETING via CONFERENCE CALL

August 23, 2019
8:30 a.m.

A. Petition – Rule amendment to WAC 220-312-040 (94) Green River – Decision

 

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Staff will brief the Commission on a petition to amend WAC 220-312-040 (94) Green River. The amendment would close the area around the Tacoma Municipal Watershed to fishing as an added measure to protect drinking water quality.

- Summary

- Petition

 

Staff Report: Edward Eleazer, Region 4 Program Manager and Aaron Bosworth, Region 4 Fisheries Biologist

B. 2020 Agency Request Legislative Proposal – Enforcement Civil Authority Bill – Decision

 

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Staff follow up with the agency’s 2020 request in regards to the enforcement civil authority bill as discussed at the August 2-3 meeting.

- Summary

- Enforcement Bill text

 

Staff Report: Nate Pamplin, Director of Budget and Government Affairs and Raquel Crosier, Legislative Director, Captain Jeff Wickersham, Region 5 Enforcement Program

C. 2020 Additional Supplemental Operating Budget Request– Decision

 

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Staff follow up with the agency’s 2020 additional supplemental operating budget requests.

        - Summary

 

Staff Report: Nate Pamplin, Director of Budget and Government Affairs

D.  Meeting Minute Approval – Decision

 

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Commissioners will consider approval of the following minutes:

- August 2-3, 2019 – meeting

E. Future Meeting Planning

 

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Commissioners will discuss upcoming meeting agendas.

- DRAFT September 13-14, 2019 agenda

- Year at a glance

F.  General Discussion

 

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