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Natural Resource Commission meeting moved to March 17, held via teleconference

  • 3/11/2020 11:36:00 AM
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Des Moines, Iowa – The Natural Resource Commission (NRC) of the Iowa Department of Natural Resources has rescheduled its monthly meeting to 8:30 a.m., on March 17, and will meet via teleconference originating from the fourth-floor west conference room, in the Wallace State Office Building, 502 East Ninth Street, in Des Moines.

The meeting is open to the public. To call in to the teleconference, dial 1-866-685-1580 a few minutes prior to the meeting. When prompted, enter conference code 5152817122 followed by the # key.

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 March 17 meeting.

  • Approve Agenda
  • Consent Agenda
    • *Contract Amendment-4 with Northwoods Forestry, Inc.
    • *Timber Sale Contract with Jones Wood Heating and Logging LLC for French Creek Wildlife Management Area (WMA)
    • *Contract with Des Moines Blue Print Company/Beeline and Blue
    • *Public Land Management Project: Chapter 18 Lease Correction, Fidelity Properties, Ltd – Dickinson County
  • Approve Minutes of Feb. 13 Meeting
  • Director’s Remarks
  • Division Administrator’s Remarks
  • Donations
  • *Contract Amendment-4 with Northwoods Forestry, Inc.
  • *Timber Sale Contract with Jones Wood Heating and Logging LLC for French Creek Wildlife Management Area (WMA)
  • Chapter 35, Fish Habitat Promotion for County Conservation Board Grant Recommendations
  • Contract with HDR Engineering Inc.
  • *Contract with Des Moines Blue Print Company/Beeline and Blue
  • *Public Land Management Project: Chapter 18 Lease Correction, Fidelity Properties, Ltd – Dickinson County
  • Public Land Acquisition Projects
    • Bloody Run Creek WMA, Clayton County – Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation (INHF)
    • Mitchell Marsh WMA, Union County – INHF
  • Contract with Ducks Unlimited, Inc.
  • Small Construction Projects
  • General Discussion
  • Next Meeting, April 9, in Des Moines

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

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