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Natural Resource Commission to meet via teleconference on April 9

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Des Moines, Iowa – The Natural Resource Commission (NRC) of the Iowa Department of Natural Resources will hold its monthly meeting via teleconference at 8:30 a.m., on April 9.

The teleconference is open to the public. To call in, 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, and advise of specific needs.

The following is the agenda for the April 9 meeting.

  • Approve Agenda
  • Consent Agenda
    • *Contract with Strata Morph Geoexploration, Inc.
  • Approve Minutes of March 17 Meeting
  • Director’s Remarks
  • Division Administrator’s Remarks
  • Contract with Iowa State University (Volunteer Coordination and Monitoring)
  • *Contract with Strata Morph Geoexploration, Inc.
  • Public Land Acquisition Projects
    • Copeland Bend Wildlife Management Area, Fremont County – Mead & Ayer
    • North Bear Creek, Winneshiek County – John & Julie Hermeier and Walter & Adeline Langland
  • Small Construction Projects
  • Construction Projects
    • Wildcat Den State Park, Curb and Gutter Project – Muscatine County
    • Grand River Wildlife Unit Wildlife Management Areas, Road Maintenance, Decatur and Ringgold County
  • General Discussion
  • Next Meeting, May 14, in Des Moines

For a complete agenda, go to