State of California
THE FISH AND GAME COMMISSION
February 4, 2004 (Wednesday)
ALL MEETINGS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
RECEIPT OF PUBLIC COMMENTS ON THE DEPARTMENT'S RECOVERY STRATEGY FOR COHO SALMON PURSUANT TO SECTION 2111 OF THE FISH AND GAME CODE.
Received the Department's report and received public testimony.
CONSIDERATION OF POSSIBLE APPROVAL OF THE RECOVERY STRATEGY FOR COHO SALMON.
Commission approved the Recovery Strategy for Coho Salmon; adopted timber Alternative C, including items 19 and 20 of Alternative B.
IF A FINAL DETERMINATION IS MADE ON THE RECOVERY STRATEGY FOR COHO SALMON, CONSIDERATION OF POSSIBLE PUBLICATION OF NOTICE OF COMMISSION INTENT TO AMEND SECTION 670.5, TITLE 14, CCR, TO ADD COHO SALMON TO THE LIST OF THREATENED AND ENDANGERED SPECIES.
No public testimony; authorized staff to publish notice of Commission intent to amend Section 670.5, Title 14, CCR.
IN ADDITION, CONSIDERATION OF POSSIBLE INCLUSION, PURSUANT TO FISH AND GAME CODE SECTIONS 2114 AND 2112, IN THE RULEMAKING AND NOTICE OF THE RULEMAKING OF POLICIES TO GUIDE THE DEPARTMENT'S ISSUANCE OF INCIDENTAL TAKE AUTHORIZATIONS UNDER FISH AND GAME CODE SECTION 2081.
Commission selected Items 16-18 of Timber Alternative B as the
Guiding Policies for the Department to develop its regulations
regarding issuance of incidental take authorizations under Section
2081 of the Fish and Game Code.