Friday, October 15, 2004, 8:00 a.m.
Deschutes County Administration Building
1300 NW Wall Street
Bend , Oregon

Tour information - Thursday, October 14, 2004
Reception Information - Thursday, October 14, 2004

 

Friday, October 15, 2004, 8:00 a.m.

DIRECTOR'S REPORT

Region Manager's Reports

Staff: Chris Wheaton, Steve Denney, Chip Dale, and Bruce Eddy

Adopt Temporary Rules

Staff: Lindsay Ball

2005-07 Agency Request Budget

Staff: Kris Kautz, Deputy Director for Administration

Attachments:
1. Agency Request Budget memo PDF
2. Revenues and Expenditures PDF
3. Agency Summary PDF

 

COMMISSIONER ITEMS

Expenditure Report

Staff: Kris Kautz, Deputy Director for Administration

 

EXHIBIT A: AUGUST COMMISSION MINUTES

Approve September 2004 Commission minutes.
Action: Approval

Attachments:
1. Minutes PDF

Exhibit B: 2004 LAMPREY SEASON REPORT

Informational report on the results of the lamprey fishery at Willamette Falls.

Staff: Steve Williams, Chris Wheaton
Public Testimony
Action: Information

Attachments:
0. Cover PDF
1. Summary PDF
2. OARs PDF

 

Exhibit C: COMPREHENSIVE WILDLIFE CONSERVATION STRATEGY

Informational briefing on the Comprehensive Wildlife Conservation Strategy that ODFW is preparing to meet requirements of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service State Wildlife Grant program.

Staff: Gail McEwen, Holly Michael
Public Testimony
Action: Information

Attachments:
0. Cover PDF
1. Summary PDF
2. Elements PDF
3. Eco. Region Map PDF
4. Tech. Comm PDF
5. Stakeholders PDF
6. Timeline PDF
7. Eco. Region Overview PDF
8. Oak Woodlands PDF

 

Exhibit D: 2005 BIG GAME HUNTING REGULATIONS

Adopt administrative rules to establish 2005 hunting regulations for game mammals, including season dates, open areas, locations of cooperative travel management areas, wildlife areas, and other rules including general hunting and controlled hunting regulations. Specific rule changes include: changes to cougar quotas; setting 2005 spring bear controlled tag numbers; amend rules governing the bighorn sheep, pronghorn and Rocky Mt. Goat raffle tags and the bighorn sheep and pronghorn auction tags; amend rules pertaining to permanent disabilities permits; and amend rules pertaining to Columbian White-tailed deer; and amend emergency hunt rules to include wild turkey.

Staff: Tom Thornton, Chris Wheaton, Don Whittaker, Pete Test
Public Testimony
Action: Rule

Attachments:
0. Cover PDF
1. Summary PDF
2. Notices PDF
3. Staff Proposal PDF
4. OARs PDF

 

Exhibit E: WOLF ADVISORY COMMITTEE WOLF CONSERVATION AND MANAGEMENT PLAN

Receive briefing on the content of the Wolf Advisory Committee Wolf Conservation and Management Plan, adopt the draft plan to allow staff to hold public information meetings.

Staff: Craig Ely, Mark Henjum
Public Testimony
Action: Approval

Attachments:
0. Cover PDF
1. Summary PDF
2. Wolf Management Plan PDF
3. Beck PDF
4. Boswell PDF
5. Tech. Comm. PDF

 

UNSCHEDULED TESTIMONY

None at this time

OTHER BUSINESS

None at this time

FUTURE PROPOSED TOPICS

November Salem

  • Fish Restoration and Enhancement Project Approval
  • Wildlife Habitat Conservation and Management Program
  • Riparian Lands Tax Incentive

December – Salem

  • Access and Habitat Board Appointments
  • Wolf Conservation and Management Plan Briefing

 

Tour

Thursday, October 14, 8:00 a.m.
Tour Departs From: Marriott Fairfield Inn & Suites
1626 NW Hill Street
Bend, Oregon

8:00 a.m.

Load tour vans, Fairfield Inn and Suites, Bend

8:15 a.m.

Depart

8:45 a.m.

Horse Butte Rd.

  • Introduction to deer winter range issues (Steve George)
  • Deer migration study proposal (Corey Heath)
  • Wild lands/urban interface considerations (Glen Ardt)

9:30 a.m.

Coyote Butte

  • Off-Highway Vehicles – Impacts and Planning (Glen Ardt)

10:15 a.m.

USFS Roads 25/18

  • Fuels treatments on deer winter range (Glen Ardt)

11:00 a.m.

Paulina Lake – Newberry Crater

  • Kokanee spawning (Steve Marx)

12:00 p.m.

Fall River Hatchery

  • LUNCH
  • Hatchery overview (Phil McKee)

2:00 p.m.

Crane Prairie Reservoir

  • Recreational fishery overview (Steve Marx)
  • Wild broodstock development program (Steve Marx)
  • Illegal fish introductions (Steve Marx / Terry Shrader)

3:30 p.m.

Lava Butte

  • Highway 97 Corridor Planning / Wildlife considerations

4:00 p.m.

Arrive at Fairfield Inn and Suites

 

RECEPTION

Thursday, October 14, 2003 7:00 PM
Deschutes County Administration Building
1300 NW Wall Street
Bend, Oregon

The Commission and ODFW staff invite the public to attend a reception on October 14, 2004 at 7:00 p.m. Both the Commission and staff will be available for questions pertaining to fish and wildlife at the reception. Refreshments will be served.

Updated August 13, 2012