June 10-11, 2015 Meeting Documents

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Day 1 – June 10, 2015, 9:00 a.m

  1. Public Forum
  2. Tribal Committee
    • (A) Meeting summary
      • I. Receive recommendations
    • (B) Discuss and approve new topics
  3. Adopt the Commission’s tribal consultation policy
  4. Marine Resources Committee
    • (A) Work plan development   
      • I. Update on current work plan and timeline
      • II. Discuss and approve new topics
  5. Adoption of revised proposed regulations for petitioning the Commission to change regulations (Add Section 662, Title 14)
  6. Request for authorization to publish notice of intent to amend commercial market squid logbooks (Section 149 and Appendix A, Title 14, CCR)
  7. Spiny Lobster Fishery Management Plan and regulations
    • (A) California Ocean Science Trust peer review
    • (B) Discussion and direction for implementing regulations

CONSENT ITEMS
  1. Receive Santa Barbara Mariculture’s request to renew state water bottom lease M-653-02 for aquaculture
  2. Receive Santa Barbara Mariculture’s application for new state water bottom lease for aquaculture adjacent to existing lease M-653-02
  3. Receive White Seabass Fishery Management Plan annual review (Pursuant to Section 5.9, White Seabass Fishery Management Plan)
  4. Permanently revoke the commercial fishing license (L84668) and lobster operator permit (LOT909) for Mr. Troy Tecklenburg, Huntington Beach

  1. Announce results from Executive Session 
  2. Items of interest from previous meetings 
    • (A) Action on petitions for regulatory change received at the April meeting and pending items from previous meetings
    • (B) Action on non-regulatory requests received at the April meeting and pending items from previous meetings
    • (C) Streamlining routine regulatory changes
    • (D) Public draft of the California State Wildlife Action Plan – 2015 Update
    • (E) Other
  3. Department informational items
    • (A) Director’s report
    • (B) Wildlife and Fisheries Division, and Ecosystem Conservation Division
    • (C) Law Enforcement Division
    • (D) Marine Region
    • (E) Other
  4. Other items
  5. Discussion and action on future meeting items

Day 2 – June 11, 2015, 8:00 a.m<

  1. Public Forum
  2. Wildlife Resources Committee
    • (A) Meeting summary
      • I. Receive recommendations
    • (B) Work plan development   
      • I. Update on current work plan and timeline
      • II. Discuss and approve new topics
  3. Inland fisheries at risk due to drought
    • (A) Adoption of emergency regulation to address inland fisheries at risk due to drought conditions:
      • I.  Add Section 8.01, Title 14, CCR, to create a process for temporarily closing rivers to fishing; or
      • II. Amend Subsection 7.50(b)(118), Title 14, CCR, to close 5.5 miles of the Merced River to fishing
    • (B) Discuss the long-term approach to addressing inland fisheries at risk under varied water quality and quantity conditions
  4. Adopt Commission’s native plant policy
  5. Approve Department’s Duck Stamp proposals for Fiscal Year 2015-2016
  6. Discussion of proposed changes to upland game bird regulations (Sections 300 and 708.18, Title 14, CCR)
  7. Discussion of proposed changes to waterfowl regulations (Section 502, Title 14, CCR)

CONSENT ITEMS

  1. Receive the Department’s status review report on the petition to list Pacific fisher (Martes pennanti) as a threatened or endangered species (Pursuant to Section 2074.6, Fish and Game Code)
  2. Receive and approve initial Private Lands Wildlife Habitat Enhancement and Management Area (PLM) plans and 2015-2020 license for: (Pursuant to Section 601, Title 14, CCR)
    • (A)       Big Lagoon PLM (Humboldt County)
    • (B)       D-Rafter L Ranch, LLC (San Luis Obispo County)
  3. Receive and approve annual reports and 2015-2016 Private Lands Wildlife Habitat Enhancement and Management Area plans for: (Pursuant to Section 601, Title 14, CCR)
    • (A)       3D Ranch (Tehama County)
    • (B)       Ash Valley Ranch (Lassen County)
    • (C)       Avenales Ranch (San Luis Obispo County)
    • (D)       Big Morongo Springs Ranch (San Bernardino County)
    • (E)       Black Ranch (Shasta County)
    • (F)       Buckeye Ranch (Solano County)
    • (G)       Carrizo Ranch (San Luis Obispo County)
    • (H)       Chimney Rock Ranch (San Luis Obispo County)
    • (I)         Connolly and Corral Hollow Ranch (San Joaquin County)
    • (J)        Coon Creek Ranch (Santa Clara County)
    • (K)       Corning Land Cattle Co. (Tehama County)
    • (L)        Cottrell Ranch (Humboldt County)
    • (M)       Dixie Valley Ranch (Lassen County)
    • (N)       El Rancho Rio Frio (Tehama County)
    • (O)       Five Dot Ranch-Avila (Lassen County)
    • (P)       Four Pines Ranch (Mendocino County)
    • (Q)       Hearst Ranch (San Luis Obispo County)
    • (R)       Hunter Ranch (Humboldt County)
    • (S)       Indian Valley Cattle Company  (Monterey County)
    • (T)        Jerusalem Creek Ranch (Shasta County)
    • (U)       Morisoli Ranch (Monterey and San Benito counties)
    • (V)       Pepperwood Springs Ranch (Humboldt County)
    • (W)      Rancho La Cuesta (San Benito County)
    • (X)       Redwood House Ranch (Humboldt County
    • (Y)        Schneider Ranch (Mendocino County)
    • (Z)        SL Ranch (Modoc County)
    • (AA)    Smith River PLM (Humboldt County)
    • (BB)    Stover Ranch (Humboldt County)
    • (CC)    Tejon Ranch (Kern and Los Angeles counties)
    • (DD)    Temlor Ranch (San Luis Obispo and Kern counties)
    • (EE)    Travis Ranch (Trinity County)
    • (FF)     Trinchero Ranch (San Benito County)
    • (GG)    Triple B Ranch (Shasta County)
    • (HH)    Wiggins Ranch (Humboldt County)
    • (II)        Work Ranch (Monterey County)
  4. Receive and approve 5-year Private Lands Wildlife Habitat Enhancement and Management Area plans and 2015-2020 licenses for: (Pursuant to Section 601, Title 14, CCR)
    • (A)       Big Bluff Ranch (Tehama County)
    • (B)       Burrows Ranch (Tehama County)
    • (C)       Carnaza Ranch (San Luis Obispo County)
    • (D)       Clark and White Ranches (San Luis Obispo County)
    • (E)       Five Dot Ranch - Horse Lake (Lassen County)
    • (F)       Five Dot Ranch - Tunnel Springs (Lassen County)
    • (G)       Five Dot Ranch - Willow Creek (Lassen County)
    • (H)       JS Ranch (Shasta County)
    • (I)         Llano Seco Rancho (Butte County)
    • (J)        Mendiboure Ranch (Lassen County)
    • (K)       Roberts Ranch (Modoc County)
    • (L)        Stewart Ranch (Trinity County)

  1. Consideration of petition, Department’s report, and comments received on whether listing the tricolored blackbird (Agelaius tricolor) as a threatened or endangered species may be warranted (Pursuant to Fish and Game Code Section 2074.2).
    Note: If the Commission determines listing may be warranted, a one-year status review will commence before the final decision on listing is made.
  2. Discussion of proposed changes to bobcat trapping regulations (Pursuant to Section 4255, Fish and Game Code)