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Natural Resource Commission to meet July 11 at Boone Research Station, near Ledges State Park

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Boone – The Natural Resource Commission (NRC) of the Iowa Department of Natural Resources will meet at 1 p.m., July 11, at Boone Research Station, 1436 255th Street, near Boone.

Commissioners and Iowa DNR staff will meet the Boone Research Station at 8:15 a.m. on June 11 for presentations and a tour of the area. The presentations, tour and meeting is open to the public.

Members of the NRC are Kim Francisco, Dennis Schemmel, Margo Underwood, Marcus Branstad, Laura Hommel, Tom Prickett and Laura Foell.  The director of the DNR is Kayla Lyon.

Any person attending the public meeting and has special requirements such as those related to mobility or hearing impairments should contact the DNR or ADA Coordinator at 515-725-8200, Relay Iowa TTY Service 800-735-7942, or Webmaster@dnr.iowa.gov, and advise of specific needs.

The following is the agenda for the July 11 meeting.

  • Approve Agenda
  • Consent Agenda*
    • Contract Amendment #2 with Forum Communications Company
    • Public Land Management Project: Chapter 18 Lease Renewal – Betty Gingerich, Clayton County
  • Approve Minutes of June 13 Meeting
  • Director’s Remarks
  • Division Administrator’s Remarks
  • Petition for Iowa City Urban Deer Management Zone – Special Harvest Request
  • Donations
  • *Contract Amendment #2 with Forum Communications Company
  • *Public Land Management Project: Chapter 18 Lease Renewal – Betty Gingerich, Clayton County
  • Public Land Acquisition Projects
    • Copeland Bend Wildlife Management Area, Fremont County – Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation
    • Lansing Wildlife Management Area, Allamakee County – Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation
  • Small Construction Projects
  • Contract Amendment #1 with Quail Construction, LLC
  • General Discussion
  • Commissioner Briefing Topics:
    • DNR Organization Chart
    • Roles: DNR, Natural Resource Commission
    • Communication/External Contact Form
  • Next Meeting, Aug. 8, in Des Moines

For a complete agenda, go to www.iowadnr.gov/nrc