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Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission

Schedule for March 25-26, 2015

Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
Commission Hearing Room
4200 Smith School Road, Austin, TX 78744

Wednesday, 9:00 a.m.

Archived Audio

9:00 a.m. — Work Session


Thursday, March 26, 2015

Archived Audio

9:00 am — Commission Meeting

Commission Meeting

Thursday, March 26, 2015
9:00 a.m.

Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
Commission Hearing Room
4200 Smith School Road, Austin, TX 78744

Commissioner Dan Allen Hughes, Jr., Commission Chair
Carter Smith, Executive Director

Approval of Previous Commission Meeting Minutes held January 22, 2015

  1. ACTION – Approval of Agenda
  2. ACTION - 2015-2016 Statewide Hunting Proclamation – Recommended Adoption of Proposed Changes – Jason Hardin, Kevin Davis
  3. ACTION - 2015-2016 Statewide Recreational and Commercial Fishing Proclamation – Recommended Adoption of Proposed Changes – Ken Kurzawski
  4. ACTION - Commercial Shrimping Regulations - Recommended Adoption of Proposed Changes - Mark Lingo
  5. ACTION - Rules Governing Buoy Standards – Recommended Adoption of Proposed Changes - Cody Jones
  6. ACTION - Land Acquisition Matagorda County – Approximately 267 Acres on Matagorda Peninsula - Ted Hollingsworth
  7. ACTION - Acceptance of Land Donation - Matagorda County – Approximately 22 Acres on Matagorda Peninsula - Ted Hollingsworth
  8. ACTION - Land Acquisition Nacogdoches County – Approximately 133 Acres adjacent to Alazan Bayou Wildlife Management Area - Corky Kuhlmann
  9. ACTION - Land Acquisition Brazoria County - Easement for Pump Station and Pipeline – Approximately 1.7 Acres at Sea Center Texas – Corky Kuhlmann
  10. ACTION - Land Acquisition Palo Pinto County – Approximately 5500 acres of land in the Cross Timbers Region to create a new Wildlife Management Area – Corky Kuhlmann
  11. BRIEFING - Real World Career Experiences – Partnership Opportunity with Boy Scouts of America Explorer Program – Kevin Malonson