September 1, 2021 - Special Meeting of the Commission

Idaho Fish and Game Commission

Special Meeting — September 1, 2021, 9 a.m. MDT

Idaho Department of Fish and Game
Southwest Regional Office
15950 North Gate Boulevard
Nampa, Idaho

Persons Attending: Commissioners, Director and Staff

The meeting will be streamed live via Zoom. Members of the public may also attend the meeting at the location noted above.

Video conference information

Live stream via Zoom:

Meeting ID: 936 8235 8350

Call-in number: 253-215-8782


  1. Rulemaking 
    --Jim Fredericks, Deputy Director
    a. Adoption of Amended Temporary Rule for Outfitter Elk Set Aside (Action Item)
    b. Adoption Proposed Rules (Action Item)

    Download gold sheet  View rule package
  2. Season Setting: Set general hunt deer and elk tag limits for nonresidents and outfitter allocation in units/zones not having resident tag limits (Action Item) 
    --Rick Ward, Deer & Elk Coordinator

    Download gold sheet      View nonresident outfitter data
  3. Season Setting: Fall Steelhead and Coho 2021 run update and season modification (Action Item)
    --Lance Hebdon, Chief, Fisheries

    Download gold sheet for steelhead  View fall steelhead proposal         

    Download gold sheet for coho  View coho salmon fishery proposal                          
  4. Season Setting: Correction for Pheasant season closing date in Area 2 (Action Item)
    --Jeff Knetter, Upland Game & Migratory Bird Coordinator

    Download gold sheet
  5. Season Setting: Report on wildfire and related closures on big game hunts and hunt modifications (Action Item)
    --Toby Boudreau Chief of Wildlife

    Download gold sheet
  6. Disposal of Powerline Administrative Office Parcel (Action Item)
    --Michael Pearson, Chief, Administration

    Download gold sheet
  7. Request for Accommodation by Bighorn Sheep Auction Tag Holder (Action Item)
    --Toby Boudreau, Chief, Wildlife

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