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Natural Resource Commission to meet via teleconference November 8

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Des Moines, Iowa – The Natural Resource Commission (NRC) of the Iowa Department of Natural Resources will meet via teleconference at 8:30 a.m. on Nov. 8. The teleconference will originate from the Wallace State Office Building, fourth floor conference room, 502 East Ninth Street, in Des Moines.  

The meeting is open to the public.

Members of the NRC are Kim Francisco, Dennis Schemmel, Margo Underwood, Marcus Branstad, Phyllis Reimer, Tom Prickett and Laura Hommel.  The acting director of the DNR is Bruce Trautman.

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, and advise of specific needs.

The following is the agenda for the Nov. 8 meeting.

  • Approve Agenda
  • Consent Agenda*
  • *Public Land Management Project: Management Agreement Renewal – Iowa River Corridor Wildlife Management Area- Kozta Access
  • *Contract with Chris Jones Trucking
  • Approve Minutes of Oct. 11 Meeting
  • Acting Director’s Remarks
  • Division Administrator’s Remarks
  • Donations
  • Contract Amendment-2 with HR Green – Spirit Lake Fish Hatchery
  • Chapter 30 – Waters Cost-Share and Grants Program, Water Trail Enhancement Grant Recommendations
  • *Public Land Management Project: Management Agreement Renewal – Iowa River Corridor Wildlife Management Area – Kozta Access
  • Public Land Acquisition Projects
  • Volga River State Recreation Area, Fayette County – Opperman
  • Whitetail Flats Wildlife Management Area (WMA), Franklin County – Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation (INHF)
  • Twin Forks WMA, Dickinson County - INHF
  • Construction Projects
  • Big Creek State Park, Fishing Jetties Repair – Polk County
  • Geode State Park, Valve Replacement – Henry County
  • *Contract with Chris Jones Trucking
  • General Discussion
  • Natural Resource Commission Discussion of Administrative Law Judge Case
  • Natural Resource Commission Annual Report
  • Next Meeting, Dec. 13, in Des Moines

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