Larger


Viewing Issues? Click here.


Audio Only


Streaming Video Home Page
Click to visit the Department of Fish and Game's Web Site


 Click here to start meeting

 
Meeting of
April 9, 2009 (Thursday)
8:30 a.m.
Wine and Roses Country Garden Inn
Garden Ballroom
2505 W. Turner Road
Lodi

DISCUSSION ITEMS

NOTE : Items may be heard on either day and in any order pursuant to the determination of the Commission President.

6.  SCOPING OF POSSIBLE DEPARTMENT AND COMMISSION 2009 UPLAND GAME REGULATION CHANGE PROPOSALS.
7. DEPARTMENT OF FISH AND GAME LEGISLATIVE REPORT UPDATE AND POSSIBLE CONSIDERATION OF COMMISSION POSITIONS ON PROPOSED LEGISLATION.
8. RECEIPT OF DEPARTMENT OF FISH AND GAME INFORMATIONAL ITEMS.
  (A) RECEIPT OF DEPARTMENT OF FISH AND GAME DIRECTOR’S REPORT.
  (B) UPDATE ON THE AUTOMATED LICENSE DATA SYSTEM.
  (C)  STATUS UPDATE ON THE REPORT REGARDING LEVELS OF LEAD FOUND IN CALIFORNIA CONDORS DURING 2008. (Note: The Commission is required to issue this report by June 2009, pursuant to Section 3004.5 of the Fish and Game Code.)
  (D) UPDATE ON AQUACULTURE.
  (E) RECEIPT OF DEPARTMENT TEMPLATE FOR STATE BOTTOM LEASE.
  (F)  UPDATE ON ENFORCEMENT.
  (G)  UPDATE ON PACIFIC FISHERY MANAGEMENT COUNCIL ISSUES.
  (H)

 OTHER.

 Public Comment

9.  RECEIPT OF COMMISSION INFORMATIONAL ITEMS.
10. SUBCOMMITTEE REPORTS AND RECOMMENDATIONS.
  (A)  MARINE RESOURCES COMMITTEE.
  (B)

 AL TAUCHER'S PRESERVING HUNTING AND SPORT FISHING OPPORTUNITIES ADVISORY COMMITTEE.

  Public Comment

11.  RECEIPT OF FEDERAL AGENCIES INFORMATIONAL ITEMS.
12.  FISH AND GAME COMMISSION/DEPARTMENT OF FISH AND GAME WORKLOAD PLANNING AND COORDINATION.
13.  RECEIPT OF LEGAL COUNSEL INFORMATIONAL ITEMS.
14.  NEW BUSINESS.

15.  ANNOUNCEMENT OF RESULTS FROM EXECUTIVE SESSION.
16.  RECEIPT OF PUBLIC TESTIMONY ON PROPOSED CHANGES TO SUBSECTION (b)(91.1) OF SECTION 7.50, TITLE 14, CCR, RE: KLAMATH-TRINITY SALMON FISHING REGULATIONS. (Note: The Commission will consider adoption of the proposed changes at its April 21, 2009, teleconference meeting.)
17.

RECEIPT OF PUBLIC TESTIMONY ON PROPOSED CHANGES TO SECTIONS 7.00 AND 7.50, TITLE 14, CCR, RE: CENTRAL VALLEY SALMON FISHING REGULATIONS. (Note: The Commission will consider adoption of the proposed changes at its April 21, 2009, teleconference meeting.)

18. RECEIPT OF PUBLIC TESTIMONY ON PROPOSED CHANGES TO SECTION 27.80, TITLE 14, CCR, RE: OCEAN SALMON FISHING REGULATIONS. (Note: The Commission will consider adoption of the proposed changes at its April 21, 2009, teleconference meeting.)
19.

 RECEIPT OF PUBLIC TESTIMONY ON TAG QUOTA CHANGES, CLARIFICATIONS AND URGENCY CHANGES FOR THE 2009-2010 MAMMAL HUNTING REGULATIONS. (Note: The Commission will consider adoption of the proposed changes at its April 21, 2009, teleconference meeting.)

20.

 RECEIPT OF PUBLIC TESTIMONY ON PROPOSED CHANGES TO SECTION 124, TITLE 14, CCR, RE: HALIBUT TRAWLING. (Note: The Commission will consider adoption of the proposed changes at its May 14, 2009, meeting in Sacramento.)

21.

 CONSIDERATION AND POSSIBLE ADOPTION OF PROPOSED CHANGES TO SUBSECTION (b)(178) OF SECTION 7.50, TITLE 14, CCR, RE: SILVER KING CREEK SPORT FISHING REGULATIONS.

 Motion and Vote

22.

 CONSIDERATION AND POSSIBLE ACTION RELATED TO THE REQUEST OF JAMES L. BUCHAL FOR THE COMMISSION TO AMEND SUBSECTION (b)(91.1)(B)2. OF SECTION 7.50, TITLE 14, CCR, RE: EXEMPTION TO GENERAL AREA CLOSURES ON THE KLAMATH RIVER WHICH ALLOWS THE USE OF HAND -HELD DIP NETS BY THE KARUK INDIAN TRIBE AT ISHI PISHI FALLS.

 Public Comment 

 Motion and Vote

23.

 COMMISSION FOLLOW-UP.

24.

 MEETING REVIEW AND STAFF DIRECTION.

OTHER

25.

 ANNOUNCEMENT OF FUTURE MEETINGS.

                                          
 

*These facilities are accessible to persons with disabilities. To request reasonable accommodations for a disability, please contact California Relay Service at 1 (800) 735-2929 (TT) or 1 (800) 735-2922 (Voice) and ask them to contact the California Fish and Game Commission at (916) 653-4899.

** The Commission may break for lunch at approximately 12:00 noon.

NOTE: The public is encouraged to comment on any item on the agenda. In order for the Commission to adequately consider public comments, the public is requested to submit written comments no later than ten days prior to the meeting. Written comments received fewer than ten days preceding the meeting will be submitted to the Commission at the meeting; however, Commission staff is unable to deliver material received one day before and on the day of the meeting to the Commissioners when the meeting is not in Sacramento. Please send your comments to be received no later than two days before the meeting.

If you decide to speak at the Commission meeting, please begin by giving your name and affiliation (if any) and the number of people represented by your organization. Then tell the Commission your concerns in five minutes or less. Time allotted for each agenda item depends upon the number of speakers for each item and the length of the agenda. The Commission is interested in your views; don't worry about how to say them. If several people have spoken, try not to be repetitious. If there are several with the same concerns, please try to appoint a spokesperson. The Commission is particularly interested in the specific reasons you are for or against a proposal because the Commission's decision needs to be based on specific reasons.

If you would like to present handouts/written material to the Commission at the meeting, please provide eight (8) copies.