Sport Fishing and Boating Partnership Council
Office of External Affairs

SFBPC Winter Teleconference

December 20, 2011
Fish and Wildlife Service Conference Room 2064
4501 North Fairfax Drive, Arlington VA




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Draft Agenda

Meeting Minutes


December 20, 2011:

2:00 P.M.

Convene meeting
Roll Call
Opening Remarks
     - Thom Dammrich, SFBPC Chairman

2:05 P.M.

Opening Comments & National Wildlife Refuge System: Update on Implementation of the Refuge Vision
Rowan Gould, Deputy Director, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

2:25 P.M.

Boating Issues Committee – John Sprague, Chair

Boating Infrastructure Grant Program: Discussion and consideration of Fiscal Year 2012 BIG Grant Recommendations
     - John Sprague, Chair, BIG Project Proposal Review Team

2:50 P.M


Update on the activities of the Federal Interagency Council on Outdoor Recreation
     - Bob Ratcliffe, Deputy Assistant Director for Renewable Resources &        Planning, Bureau of Land Management

Review and summary of SFBPC Recommendations to FICOR
     - Scott Kovarovics, SFBPC member& AGO/FICOR Ad Hoc Team Chair

3:15 P.M.

Outreach and Communications Committee – Betty Huskins/Geoff Ratté, Co-Chairs

Consideration of SFBPC Nominations to the Board of Directors of the Recreational Boating and Fishing Foundation

3:25 P.M.

Public comment

3:55 P.M.

Other Business/New Business

  • Fisheries Program Strategic Plan update
  • January 25/26, 2012 meeting – agenda items

4:00 P.M.





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