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april 2012 Commission Meeting

April 4-5, 2012

Rules Proposed at this Meeting
  • None


Division of Administration

Action Items
Approve minutes of the March 1-2 meeting
Additional Commissioner Salary Days
License List Requests

FY12 Budget Spending Authority Adjustment

Surplus Property: Rapid City Region Office

Information items
License Sales Report

FY13 Budget

Division of Wildlife Employee Awards

Open Forum

Public Hearing @ 2 PM

Unattended Vehicle Park Entrance License

Black Hills Elk Hunting Season
--Fall herd composition surveys

--History of Elk Harvest

--Commission questioned staff on details of antlerless elk permits distribution and what would happened if all antlerless elk licenses were eliminated

--Motion to amend current proposal to reduce antlerless in Unit 1 from 75 to 40; Unit 2 from 100 to 50; Unit 3 keep the 80 in the south half; Unit 7 keep the 5

Archery Elk Hunting Season

CSP Any Elk Hunting Season

CSP Late Archery Elk Hunting Season

CSP Deer Hunting Season

Prairie Elk Hunting Season

Bighorn Sheep Hunting Season

Family Park Water Zone (Tabled in March)

Hunting Season Proposals
Nonresident Waterfowl

Special Canada Goose

Tundra Swan

Division of Parks and Recreation

Action items
Blood Run land purchase

Information items
Revenue and Visitation Report

Big Sioux recreation area land acquisition

Division of Wildlife

Information items
Elk landowner preference licenses

Elk depredation program

SDSU research partnership with GFP

CREP Enrollment & Hunter access program update

Pheasant harvest and population update

Annual hunter harvest surveys

Brookings fishing pond development project

Brookings shooting range development project

Administrative rule reduction initiative

NASP state archery tournament report