January - Annual Meeting of the Commission

Idaho Fish and Game Commission

Annual Meeting — January 26-27, 2022

Note: The audio for the CWD information update was not captured in the video stream.

Idaho Department of Fish and Game
Sawtooth Room
600 South Walnut
Boise, Idaho

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Call-in number: 253-215-8782

 

 

January 26, 2022

Agenda amended January 18, 2022
Note: Times on the agenda are approximate and subject to change. Time is Mountain Standard Time.
Time Description
9:00 am Potential: Discuss Items for Commission Meeting & Confirmation Hearings
11:45 am Lunch
1:30 pm Meet with Senate Resources & Environment Committee, Idaho State Capitol
Confirmation Hearing for Commissioner Dave Bobbitt
4:30 pm Ribbon Cutting Ceremony, Headquarters Office, 600 S. Walnut

7:00 pm

Public Hearing

Idaho Fish and Game
600 S. Walnut
Boise, ID  83707
 
 
The public hearing will not be streamed live.

January 27, 2022

Time is Mountain Standard Time.
Time Order Description
8:00 am   Posting of the Colors and Pledge of Allegiance
--Idaho Department of Fish and Game Honor Guard
8:10 am 1. Opening Comments
-- Chairman Cameron
8:15 am 2.

Agenda Changes
-- Chairman Cameron

8:20 am 3.

Review of Public Comment
-- Chairman Cameron and Director Schriever

8:40 am 4.

Action Items for Commission Approval (Action)

Consent Calendar (Action)

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a. Financial Report

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b. Winter Feeding Committee Appointments
--Rick Ward, State Wildlife Manager

8:45 am 5.

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

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9:15 am  

B. Property Disposal (Action)
--Bill Bosworth, Lands Mitigation Coordinator

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C. Trout Creek Property Donation (Action)
-- Bill Bosworth, Lands Mitigation Coordinator

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D. Morgan Property Acquisition (Action)
-- Bill Bosworth, Lands Mitigation Coordinator

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9:45 am  

E. Bighorn Sheep Interim Tag Number Changes (Action)
--Hollie Miyasaki, Staff Biologist

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10:00 am  

F. Draft Bighorn Sheep Plan (Action)
--Hollie Miyasaki, Staff Biologist

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10:20 am   Break
10:35 am  

G. Final Turkey Plan (Action)
--Don Jenkins, Natural Resources Program Coordinator

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10:45 am  

H. Grizzly Bear Update; Delisting Petition(s) (Action)
--Jim Fredericks, Deputy Director

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11:00 am 6.

Update on Legislation and Rulemaking
--Jim Fredericks, Deputy Director

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11:30 am 7.

Wolf Abundance Estimate Report (Information)
-- Shane Roberts, Wildlife Research Manager

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11:45 am   Shikar Safari Wildlife Officer of the Year
--Greg Wooten, Chief, Enforcement
12:00 pm   Lunch
1:30 pm   Commissioners will meet with the House Resources and Conservation Committee, Idaho State Capitol
3:00 pm 8.

Chronic Wasting Disease Update (Information)
-- Rick Ward, State Wildlife Manager

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3:15 pm 9.

Final 2021 Outfitter Use Report (Information)
-- Rick Ward, State Wildlife Manager

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3:30 pm 10.

Director’s Report
--Director Schriever

3:55 pm 11.

Commissioner Reports
--Commissioners

4:25 pm 12.
Planning for Next Meeting
--Chairman Cameron
 
4:30 pm 13.

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.
Individuals with disabilities may request meeting accommodations by contacting the Director’s office at the Idaho Department of Fish and Game directly at 208-334-5159 or through the Idaho Relay Service at 1-800-377-2529 (TDD).
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