April 17, 2013
SALEM, Ore. —ODFW’s Access and Habitat Board will meet Tuesday, April 23 at the Eagle Cap Chalets, 59879 Wallowa Lake Hwy, in Joseph. The meeting begins at 8:00 a.m.
The meeting agenda includes a budget report, discussion of funding priorities, Regional Advisory Council appointments, project proposal 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 am.
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.
A field trip to view local projects funded by the A and H Program is scheduled for Monday, April 22. The tour will leave at 8:00 a.m. from the Eagle Cap Chalets. Members of the public may accompany the group on the tour using their own transportation.
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 and 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