June 22-23, 2016 Meeting Documents

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Day 1 – JUNE 22, 9:00 a.m.

  1. Approve agenda and order of items
  2. Public forum for items not on agenda
  3. Committee assignments
    • (A) Marine Resources
    • (B) Wildlife Resources
    • (C) Tribal
  4. Delegation of Commission president responsibilities in the absence of the president

CONSENT ITEMS

  1. Receive white seabass fishery management plan annual review (Pursuant to Section 5.9, Fishery Management Plan)
  2. Request for authorization to publish notice of intent to amend commercial hagfish regulations (Section 180.6, Title 14, CCR)

  1. Marine Resources Committee
    • (A) Work plan development   
      • I. Update on work plan and draft timeline
      • II. Discuss and approve new topics
  2. Tribal Committee
    • (A) June 21, 2016, meeting summary
      • I. Receive and adopt recommendations
    • (B) Work plan development   
      • I. Update on work plan and draft timeline
      • II. Discuss and approve new topics
  3. Point Reyes Oyster Company
    • (A) Approve request to renew state water bottom lease M-430-13
    • (B) Approve request to renew state water bottom lease M-430-17
  4. Master Plan for Marine Protected Areas
    • (A) Receive and provide direction concerning incorporation of information received related to traditional ecological knowledge
    • (B) Adopt proposed final Master Plan for Marine Protected Areas and the Marine Life Protection Program pursuant to the Marine Life Protection Act (Pursuant to Section 2850, et seq., Fish and Game Code)
  5. Adopt proposed changes to spiny lobster sport and commercial fishing regulations (Section 29.80, et al., and Appendix A, Title 14, CCR)
  6. Wildlife Prosecutor of the Year
  7. Announce results from Executive Session
  8. Marine items of interest from previous meetings 
    • (A) Update and direction for best management practices for state water bottom leases
    • (B) Update on proposed tribal take exemptions in marine protected areas 
    • (C) Other
  9. Marine petitions for regulation change and non-regulatory requests from previous meetings
    • (A) Action on petitions for regulation change
    • (B) Action on non-regulatory requests
    • (C) Update on pending petitions and requests referred to staff or the Department for review
  10. Other informational items
  11. 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

Day 2 – JUNE 23, 8:00 a.m.

  1. Public forum for items not on agenda

CONSENT ITEMS
  1. Approve UC Merced request to add transgenic zebrafish to its Restricted Species Permit No. 3054 (Pursuant to Section 671.1(a)(8), Title 14, CCR)
  2. Receive the Department’s one-year status report on the petition to list Townsend’s big-eared bat (Corynorhinus townsendii) as an endangered species (Pursuant to Section 2075, Fish and Game Code)
  3. Receive the Department’s one-year status report on the petition to list Livermore tarplant (Deinandra bacigalupii) as an endangered species (Pursuant to Section 2075, Fish and Game Code)
  4. Approve proposed Duck Stamp projects for Fiscal Year 2016-17
  5. Receive and approve initial Private Lands Wildlife Habitat Enhancement and Management Area (PLM) plans and 2016-2021 licenses for:
    (Pursuant to Section 601, Title 14, CCR)
    • (A) Long Prairie Farms (Siskiyou County)
    • (B) Red Rock Valley Farms (Siskiyou County)
    • (C) Sky Rose Ranch, LLC (Monterey County)
  6. Receive and approve annual PLM plans and 2016-2021 licenses for:
    (Pursuant to Section 601, Title 14, CCR)
    • (A) 3D Ranch (Tehama County)
    • (B) Alexander Ranch (Monterey County)
    • (C) Alexandre Ecodairy Farms (Mendocino County)
    • (D) Amann Ranch (Mendocino County)
    • (E) Ash Valley Ranch (Lassen County)
    • (F) Avenales Ranch (San Luis Obispo County)
    • (G) Big Bluff Ranch (Tehama County)
    • (H) Big Lagoon PLM (Humboldt County)
    • (I) Camp 5 Outfitters-Roth Ranch PLM (Monterey and San Luis Obispo counties)
    • (J) Capistran Ranch (Mendocino County)
    • (K) Carley Ranch (Mendocino County)
    • (L) Carnaza Ranch (San Luis Obispo County)
    • (M) Carrizo Ranch (San Luis Obispo County)
    • (N) Chimney Rock Ranch (San Luis Obispo County)
    • (O) Christensen Ranch (Mendocino County)
    • (P) Clark and White Ranch (San Luis Obispo County)
    • (Q) Connolly and Corral Hollow Ranch (San Joaquin County)
    • (R) Cottrell Ranch (Humboldt County)
    • (S) Diamond C Outfitters (Humboldt County)
    • (T) D-Rafter-“L” Ranch, LLC (San Luis Obispo County)
    • (U) Five Dot Ranch-Horse Lake (Lassen County)
    • (V) Five Dot Ranch-Tunnel Springs (Lassen County)
    • (W) Five Dot Ranch-Willow Creek (Lassen County)
    • (X) Four Pines Ranch (Mendocino County)
    • (Y) Fulton Ranch (Humboldt County)
    • (Z) Hartnell Ranch (Monterey County)
    • (AA) Hearst Ranch (San Luis Obispo County)
    • (BB) Hunter Ranch (Humboldt County)
    • (CC) Jerusalem Creek Ranch (Shasta County)
    • (DD) JS Ranch (Shasta County)
    • (EE) Klamath PLM (Humboldt County)
    • (FF) Lewis Ranch (San Benito County)
    • (GG) Llano Seco Ranch (Butte County)
    • (HH) Lookout Ranch (Modoc County)
    • (II) Mendiboure Ranch (Lassen County)
    • (JJ) Miller-Eriksen Ranch (Mendocino County)
    • (KK) Morisoli Ranch (Monterey and San Benito counties)
    • (LL) Pepperwood Springs Ranch (Humboldt County)
    • (MM) Potter Valley Wildlife Management Area (Mendocino County)
    • (NN) Rainbow Ridge PLM (Humboldt County)
    • (OO) Red Rock Ranch (Lassen County)
    • (PP) Redwood House Ranch (Humboldt County)
    • (QQ) Roberts Ranch (Modoc County)
    • (RR) Roostercomb Ranch (Stanislaus County)
    • (SS) Schneider Ranch (Mendocino County)
    • (TT) SL Ranch (Modoc County)
    • (UU) Smith River PLM (Humboldt County)
    • (VV) Spring Valley Ranch (Mendocino County)
    • (WW) Stackhouse Ranch (Shasta County)
    • (XX) Stewart Ranch (Trinity County)
    • (YY) Stover Ranch (Humboldt County)
    • (ZZ) Summer Camp Ranch (Mendocino County)
    • (AAA) Tejon Ranch (Kern and Los Angeles counties)
    • (BBB) Temblor Ranch (San Luis Obispo and Kern counties)
    • (CCC) Travis Ranch (Trinity County)
    • (DDD) Trinchero Ranch (San Benito County)
    • (EEE) Wiggins Ranch (Humboldt County)
    • (FFF) Work Ranch (Monterey County)
  7. Receive and approve five-year PLM plans and 2016-2021 licenses for:
    (Pursuant to Section 601, Title 14, CCR)
    • (A) Buckeye Ranch (Solano County)
    • (B) DE Francesco & Eaton Ranch (Merced County)
    • (C) Dixie Valley Ranch (Lassen County)
    • (D) Indian Valley Cattle Company-Lombardo Ranch (Monterey County)
    • (E) Lone Ranch (San Benito County)
    • (F) Peachtree Ranch (Monterey County)
    • (G) R-R Ranch (Mendocino County)
    • (H) Rancho La Cuesta (San Benito County)
    • (I) Roseburg Resources Pondosa (Siskiyou County)
    • (J) Salt Creek Ranch (Tehama County)
    • (K) Shamrock Ranch (Mendocino)
    • (L) Triple B Ranch (Shasta County)

  1. Wildlife Resources Committee
    • (A) May 18, 2016, meeting summary
      • I. Receive and adopt recommendations
    • (B) Work plan development   
      • I. Update on work plan and draft timeline
      • II. Discuss and approve new topics
  2. Consider the petition, Department’s evaluation report, and comments received to determine whether listing the northern spotted owl (Strix occidentalis caurina) as a threatened or endangered species is warranted (Pursuant to Sections 2075 and 2075.5, Fish and Game Code)
    Note: Findings will be adopted at a future meeting
  3. Adopt proposed changes to Commission meeting procedures regulations (Section 665, Title 14, CCR)
  4. Adopt proposed regulations to establish a nonlead coupon program (Add Section 250.2, Title 14, CCR)
  5. Request for authorization to publish notice of intent to amend falconry regulations (Section 670, Title 14, CCR)
  6. Request for authorization to publish notice of intent to amend nongame animal regulations (Section 472, Title 14, CCR)
  7. Request for authorization to publish notice of intent to amend upland game bird special hunt drawing regulations (Section 702 and add Section 715, Title 14, CCR)
  8. Discuss proposed changes to upland game bird hunting regulations (Sections 300, et al., Title 14, CCR)
  9. Discuss proposed changes to definitions for tidal waters and finfish gear restrictions in San Francisco and San Pablo bays(Sections 1.53 and 27.00, and subsection 28.65(a), Title 14, CCR)
  10. Discuss proposed changes to Department lands pass program and  lands public uses regulations  (Sections 550, et al., Title 14, CCR)
  11. Department presentation on five-year status report of Swainson’s hawk (Buteo swainsoni) (Pursuant to Section 2077, Fish and Game Code)
  12. Non-marine items of interest from previous meetings 
  13. Non-marine petitions for regulation change and non-regulatory requests from previous meetings
    • (A) Action on petitions for regulation change
    • (B) Action on non-regulatory requests
    • (C) Update on pending petitions and requests referred to staff and the Department for review
  14. Discuss and act on future Commission meeting items

Adjournment