Natural Resource Commission to Meet April 10 in Des Moines
Posted: 04/03/2014

     The Natural Resource Commission (NRC) of the Iowa Department of Natural Resources will meet 9:30 a.m., April 10, fourth floor conference room in the Wallace State Office Building, in Des Moines.
The meeting is open to the public.

Members of the NRC are Kim Francisco, Dennis Schemmel, Margo Underwood, Conrad Clement, Dr. Sally Prickett, Marcus Branstad and Phyllis Reimer.  The Director of the DNR is Chuck Gipp.

The following is the agenda for the April 10 meeting.

• Approve Agenda
• *Consent Agenda
     • Contract with State Hygienic Laboratory
     • Contract with EA Engineering, Science and Technology, Inc.
     • Contract with Iowa State University
     • Water Recreation Access Cost-Share Grant Fiscal Year 2015
     • Chapter 18 Lease, SCF Fleeting, LLC, Mississippi River
     • Easement Conveyance, Loess Hills State Forest, Western Iowa Power Cooperative
     • Easement Conveyance, Burk’s Lost Creek Run, Northeast Missouri Electric Power Cooperative
     • Easement Conveyance, Wilson Island State Recreation Area, MidAmerican Energy
     • Easement Conveyance, Loess Hills State Forest, Harrison County Soil and Water Conservation District
     • Transfer of Jurisdiction, Margo Frankel Woods State Park, Iowa DOT
• Approve Minutes of March 13 Meeting
• Approve Minutes of March 21 Meeting
• Director Remarks
• Brushy Creek Trails Advisory Board 2013 Annual Report
• Contract with Ducks Unlimited, Inc.
• *Contract with State Hygienic Laboratory
• Contract with Lake Improvements Commission for Dredging at Storm Lake, Buena Vista County
• *Contract with EA Engineering, Science and Technology, Inc.
• *Contract with Iowa State University
• *Contract with Water Recreation Access Cost-Share Grant Fiscal Year 2015
• Public Land Management Projects
     • *Chapter 18 Lease, SCF Fleeting, LLC, Mississippi River
     • *Easement Conveyance, Loess Hills State Forest, Western Iowa Power Cooperative
     • *Easement Conveyance, Burk’s Lost Creek Run, Northeast Missouri Electric Power Cooperative
     • *Easement Conveyance, Wilson Island State Recreation Area, MidAmerican Energy
     • *Easement Conveyance, Loess Hills State Forest, Harrison County Soil and Water Conservation District
     • *Transfer of Jurisdiction, Margo Frankel Woods State Park, Iowa DOT
• Public Land Acquisition Projects
     • Ingham-High, Emmet County – Stucki
     • Kuehn Conservation Area, Dallas County – Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation (INHF)
     • Big Marsh Wildlife Management Area (WMA), Butler County – INHF
     • West Fork WMA, Franklin County – INHF
     • Big Marsh WMA, Butler County – INHF
     • Yellow River State Forest, Allamakee County - Gingerich
• Construction – Small Projects
• Construction – Brushy Creek State Park, Beach Improvements Project
• Construction – Wapsipinicon State Park, Water System Upgrade
• Construction – Pikes Peak State Park, Well Replacement Project
• Construction – DNR Fairgrounds Building, Phase II Restoration
• Chapter 91, Waterfowl and Coot Hunting Seasons – Notice of Intended Action
• Chapter 106, Deer Hunting by Residents – Notice of Intended Action
• Amendment 1 – with Capital Hotel Management
• Honey Creek Resort State Park Update
• Interim Division Administrator Comments
• General Discussion
     • Waterfowl Working Group
• Upcoming NRC Dates
     • May 8, 7900 Hickman Road, Urbandale

For a complete agenda, go to http://www.iowadnr.gov/InsideDNR/BoardsCommissions/NaturalResourceCommission.aspx

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