Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission

Schedule for January 20-21, 2021

Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
The January Commission Meeting is a remote streaming event only.
Learn how to access the meeting and how to give public testimony to the Commission.

Wednesday, January 20, 2021

9:30 a.m. — Work Session


Thursday, January 21, 2021

9:30 a.m. — Commission Meeting

Commission Meeting

Thursday, January 21, 2021
9:30 a.m.

Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
Live audio and by teleconferencing

S. Reed Morian, Commission Chair
Carter Smith, Executive Director

Approval of Minutes from the Commission Meeting held November 10, 2020

  1. ACTION – Rule Review – Recommended Adoption of Proposed Changes and Completed Rule Review – James Murphy
    • Chapter 53 – Finance
    • Chapter 59 – Parks
    • Chapter 69 – Resource Protection
  2. ACTION – Grant of Fiber Optic Cable Easement – Calhoun County – Approximately 0.3 Acre at Guadalupe Delta Wildlife Management Area – Jason Estrella
  3. ACTION – Acquisition of Land – Fannin County – Approximately 40 Acres at Bonham State Park – Jason Estrella
  4. ACTION – Grant of Valve Station Easement – Nueces County – Approximately 0.1 Acre at Mustang Island State Park – Jason Estrella
  5. ACTION – Exchange of Driveway Easements – Bexar County – Approximately 1 Acre at the Government Canyon State Natural Area – Jason Estrella
  6. ACTION – Amendment of Deed – Montgomery County – Approximately 0.8 Acre at Lake Houston Wilderness Park – Ted Hollingsworth
  7. ACTION – Relocation of Access Easement – Jack County – Approximately 2 Acres at Fort Richardson State Park and Historic Site – Ted Hollingsworth
  8. ACTION – Grant of Drainage Easement – Hidalgo County – Approximately 1 Acre at the Estero Llano Grande World Birding Center – Stan David WITHDRAWN
  9. BRIEFING – Texas Farm and Ranch Lands Conservation Council Update – Christopher Abernathy
  10. BRIEFING – Survey of Employee Engagement Results – Matt Kennedy
  11. BRIEFING – Recruitment, Retention, and Reactivation (R3) Strategy – Craig Bonds