Annual Meeting of the Commission 2020

Idaho Fish and Game Commission

Annual Meeting -- January 22-23, 2020

Idaho Department of Fish and Game
Trophy Room and other locations as stated
600 South Walnut
Boise, Idaho

Note: Times on the agenda are approximate and subject to change.

January 22

Location of Meeting: IDFG 600 S. Walnut

Time Description
9:00 am Budget Workshop
--Paul Kline, Deputy Director
10:30 am Discuss Items for Commission Meeting & Confirmation Hearings
10:40 am Review of Legal Requirements for Commissioners
(e.g., Open Meetings, Public Records, Ethics, Human Rights, Legislative/Administrative Process)

--Kathleen Trever, Deputy Attorney General

11:45 am

Lunch
 

1:30 pm

Meet with Senate Resources & Environment Committee
Confirmation Hearings for Commissioners Derick Attebury and Brad Melton
Idaho State Capitol

5:00 p.m. Dinner

7:00 pm

Public Hearing

Location of Public Hearing:
St. Luke's Plaza – Main Auditorium
720 East Park Blvd.
Boise, ID 83712

January 23

Location of Meeting at 9:00 am: IDFG 600 S. Walnut

Time Order Description
7:00 am   Breakfast with Legislative Sportsmen’s Caucus
Idaho State Capitol
House Majority Caucus Room (4th floor)
9:00 am  

Posting of the Colors and Pledge of Allegiance
--Idaho Department of Fish and Game Honor Guard

Location: Idaho Fish and Game, 600 S. Walnut for remainder of meeting

9:05 am 1.

Opening Comments
--Chairman Jerry Meyers

9:10 am 2.

Agenda Changes
-- Chairman Meyers

9:15 am 3.

Review of Public Comment
--Chairman Meyers and Director Schriever

9:30 am 4.

Consent Calendar (Action Requested by Department)

1. Financial Report (Action)

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2. Winter Feeding Committee Appointments (Action)

-Jon Rachael, State Wildlife Manager

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  5.

Action Items for Commission Approval
(Action Requested by Department)

9:45 am  

A. Upland Game, Turkey & Furbearer Season Setting (Action)
--Jeff Knetter, Upland Game & Migratory Bird Coordinator
--Cory Mosby, Staff Biologist

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10:05 am  

B. Petitions for Rulemaking (Action)
1. Delay in Nonresident Pheasant (Action)

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2. Bait for Trapping (Action)

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3. Restriction on Body Grip Trap Ground Sets (Action)

--Toby Boudreau, Chief, Wildlife

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C. Heitstuman Exchange (Action)
--Don Kemner, Wildlife Habitat Program Manager

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D. Scott Fishing Access (Action)
--Don Kemner, Wildlife Habitat Program Manager

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10:20 am  

E. Change the Allowable Tag Numbers for Wolves (Action)
--Jon Rachael, State Wildlife Manager

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10:40 am  

Break

10:50 am 6.

Legislative Update
--Paul Kline, Deputy Director

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11:00 am 7.

Rulemaking Update
--Paul Kline, Deputy Director

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11:30 am 8.

Moose Plan Update
-- Hollie Miyasaki, Wildlife Staff Biologist

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11:45 pm Lunch
1:30 pm  

Commissioners will meet with the House Resources and Conservation Committee
 
Idaho State Capitol

Reconvene
3:00 pm
9.

Update About Using Cameras to Estimate Wildlife Populations
-- Mark Hurley, Wildlife Research Manager

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3:30 pm 10.

Rocky Point Update
-- Don Kemner, Wildlife Habitat Program Manager

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3:40 pm 11.

Discussion: Allocation Formula for Capped Elk Zone Tags
--Toby Boudreau, Chief, Wildlife

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3:55 pm 12.

Director’s Report
FY 2019 Director’s Annual Report to the Commission

--Director Schriever

4:15 pm 13.

Commissioner Reports
--Chairman Meyers

4:35 pm 14.

Planning for Next Meeting
--Chairman Meyers

5:00 pm 15.

Executive Session I.C. 74-206 (1)(c)(f) (Action Item—votes for convening/ending session; no final action will occur in executive session.)

Meetings of the Commission during field trips and catered meals are open to public attendance, but additional arrangements may be involved for those who wish to attend. For more information on such arrangements, please contact Mary Boyer at (208) 334-3771. During field trips and catered meals, the Commission may engage in brainstorming activities and informal discussions of regional and general interest, but the Commission will not take up any item for action.
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January 22-23 in Boise