California Department of Fish and Wildlife

Mohave Ground Squirrel Technical Advisory Group Meeting (February 23, 2010)

Location: Bureau of Land Management
300 South Richmond Road
Ridgecrest, CA 93555-4436

Time: 10:00 a.m.to 4:00 p.m.

Conference Line: Phone Number - 877 214-5010, Passcode - 585148. Please contact Scott Osborn (Scott.Osborn@wildlife.ca.gov) if you plan to phone in!

Presentations: The meeting room will have a digital projector and screen available for presentations. Please contact Scott Osborn (Scott.Osborn@wildlife.ca.gov) if you wish to make a presentation.

DRAFT Agenda

Start Time Topic Speaker/Leader Time (min)
1000 Welcome and Introductions Scott Osborn 10
1010 Review Agenda Scott Osborn 5
1015 Round-robin discussion of plans for 2010 field season All 60
1115 Update:  Desert Managers Group MGS Work Group Activities Russell Scofield 15
1130 Discussion - Roles of DMG MGS Work Group and MGS TAG All 30
1200 LUNCH - on your own   60
1300 Update on CDFW BIOS database for MGS Scott Osborn 15
1315 Draft Conservation Strategy - Discussion of Content and Process as a TAG work product All 60
1415 Break   15
1430 Addressing questions raised by Larry LePre:  How should the TAG proceed?   30
1500 Taking Advantage of a Good Rain Year-- Non-Protocol Presence/Absence
Surveys
Don Mitchell 15
1515 Other topics…    
1600 Set next meeting date; Adjourn