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Mailing Address
600 Capitol Way N.
Olympia, WA 98501-1091

Phone: 360-902-2267
Fax: 360-902-2448

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


Meeting Minutes & Agendas

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August 21, 2015 Agenda | Meeting Minutes | Audio Transcripts

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August 21, 2015

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.


8:30 A.M A. Petition to Change Rules - Decision
The Commission will formally consider a petition for changes to rulemaking pursuant to RCW 34.05.330:
  • Increased hunting harvest guidelines for cougars

- Petition Summary - PDF Format (1.30 Mb)
- HSUS Cover letter - PDF Format (564 Kb)
- HSUS Petition - PDF Format (277 Kb)
- HSUS Attachment A - PDF Format (48 Kb)
- HSUS Briefing files - PDF Format (5.57 Mb)

B. 2016 Operating Budget Request - Decision
Department staff will request approval of the agency's operating budget proposals.

- Summary Sheet - PDF Format (74 Kb)
- Budget Summary Table - PDF Format (116 Kb)
- Budget Requests - PDF Format (143 Kb)

C. 2016 Legislative Proposals – Decision
Department staff will request approval of the agency's 2016 legislative proposals.

- Legislative Proposal

D. Meeting Minute Approval – Decision
The Commission will consider approval of meeting minutes.

- Draft August 7, 2015 Minutes

E. General Discussion
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