SALEM, Ore. —ODFW’s Access and Habitat Board will meet on Tuesday, July 20 at 8 a.m. in the Commission Room, ODFW Headquarters, 3406 Cherry Ave., NE, Salem
The meeting’s agenda includes a discussion of the program budget, hunting access easements, law enforcement activities on A&H project properties, allocation of 2011 auction tags, review of projects requesting funding, and other program business
An opportunity for public comment will be provided at 9:55 a.m. A teleconference line is also available for members of the public who wish to participate in the meetings, but who cannot attend in person. Contact Matt Keenan at (503) 947-6087 for teleconference phone number and access code
A field trip to view local projects funded by the A&H Program is scheduled for Monday, July 19. The tour will leave at 1:00 p.m. from ODFW Headquarters. Members of the public may accompany the group using their own transportation.
Reasonable accommodations will be provided as needed for individuals requesting assistive hearing devices, sign language interpreters, or large-print materials. Individuals needing these types of accommodations may call the Information and Education Division at 800-720-6339 or 503-947-6002 at least 24 hours in advance of the meeting
The A&H Program funds projects that provide hunter access and/or improve wildlife habitat on private land in Oregon. The A&H Program is funded by a $4 surcharge on hunting licenses, big game auction and raffle tag sales, and from the Green Forage program
For additional information on attending the meeting call program staff at 503-947-6087. More information about the A&H Program may be found on the Web at http://www.dfw.state.or.us/lands/AH/.