April 19, 2012
ODFW’s Access and Habitat Board will meet Tuesday, April 24 at the Chinook Winds Resort Hotel, 1501 NW 40th Place, Lincoln City. The meeting begins at 8:00 a.m.
The meeting agenda includes a budget report, discussion of funding priorities, presentation on the Willamette Wildlife Mitigation Program, regional council appointment, allocation of 2013 A and H Auction and Raffle Program tags, project application reviews and other program business.
Members of the public may attend the entire meeting. An opportunity for public comment will be provided at 10:00 a.m.
A field trip to view local projects funded by the A and H Program is scheduled for Monday, April 23. The tour will leave at 8:00 a.m. Members of the public may accompany the group using their own transportation. Meet at the Chinook Winds Hotel lobby (not the casino) no later than 8 a.m.
A teleconference line is also available for members of the public who wish to participate in the Tuesday meeting, but who cannot attend in person. Contact Matt Keenan at (503) 947-6087 for teleconference phone number and access code.
The A and H Program funds projects that provide hunter access and/or improve wildlife habitat on private land in Oregon. The A and H Program is funded primarily by a $4 surcharge on hunting licenses, big game auction and raffle tag sales.
For additional information on attending the meeting or field trip call program staff at 503-947-6087. More information about the A and H Program can be found at www.dfw.state.or.us/lands/AH.