Agenda: Fish and Game Commission Meeting August 8, 2016

Idaho Fish and Game Commission
Meeting Agenda
August 8, 2016

Idaho Department of Fish and Game - Headquarters Office
600 South Walnut, Boise, Idaho 83712
(208) 334-3700
Note: Times on the agenda are approximate and subject to change.
10:00 a.m. 1. Opening Comments – Will Naillon, Commission Chairman
10:05 a.m. 2. Agenda Changes – Will Naillon, Commission Chairman
10:10 a.m. 3. Consent Calendar (Action Requested by Department)
a. Minutes
TIME 4. Action Items for Commission Approval (Actions Requested by Department)
10:15 a.m.   a. FY 18 Budget Approval – Michael Pearson, Chief, Administration
10:45 a.m.   b. Season Setting: 2016 Sage-grouse Season – Ann Moser, Wildlife Staff Biologist
11:05 a.m.   c. Hagerman Goose Closure Boundary Revision – Toby Boudreau, Regional Supervisor, Magic Valley
11:15 a.m.   d. Tri-State Memorandum of Agreement Review and Proclamation Restricting Take of Greater Yellowstone Grizzly Bear / Tri-State MOA Edits / Proclamation of the Commission Relating to the Limit of the Take Of Grizzly Bear – Kathleen Trever, Deputy Attorney General – Jeff Gould, Chief, Wildlife
11:45 a.m.   e. Grizzly Bear Administrative Rules - Grizzly Bear Proposed Rule Changes (IDAPA) – Jeff Gould, Chief, Wildlife
12:15 P.M. - LUNCH
1:00 p.m.   f. Update about Back Country Surplus Properties (Action or discussion) – Gregg Servheen, Wildlife Program Coordinator
1:15 p.m. 5. Idaho Fish and Wildlife Foundation Report – Ann Dehner, Executive Director
1:30 p.m. 6. Update about Sawtooth Tags Outfitter Allocation – Ed Schriever, Deputy Director
1:45 p.m. 7. Legislative Update – Sharon Kiefer, Deputy Director
2:00 p.m. 8. Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Association (WAFWA) Report – Director Moore and Commissioners
2:30 p.m. 9. Planning for Next Meeting – Will Naillon, Commission Chairman
2:45 p.m. 10. Executive Session I.C. 74-206(1) (b) (c) (f)
5:00 p.m.   Social Gathering
Note: Meetings of the Commission during field trips/tours and catered meals (lunches/dinners) 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 Idaho Department of Fish and Game Director's Office at (208) 334-5159 or through the Idaho Relay Service at 1-800-368-6185 (TDD).

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