Agency to webcast April 11 staff reports and April 12 voting session
HARRISBURG, Pa., April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The agenda for the Pennsylvania Board of Game Commissioners' upcoming quarterly meeting, slated for April 11-12, was posted on the agency's website (www.pgc.state.pa.us) today, and can be viewed by clicking the "Commissioners' Meeting April 11-12" in the "Quick Clicks" box in the right-hand column of the homepage.
The Board meeting will be held in the auditorium of the agency's Harrisburg headquarters to collect additional recommendations on the 2011-12 seasons and bag limits, and to conduct a workshop and formal meeting. The headquarters is at 2001 Elmerton Ave., just off the Progress Avenue exit of Interstate 81 in Harrisburg.
On Monday, April 11, beginning at 8:30 a.m., the Board will hear public comments on the proposed 2011-12 hunting and furtaking seasons and bag limits. Individuals interested in offering public testimony – limited to five minutes – may begin to register at 7:45 a.m. on a first-come, first-to-speak basis. At the completion of the public comment period, the Board will receive various staff reports.
On Tuesday, April 12, beginning at 8:30 a.m., the Game Commission will take up its prepared agenda to, among other things, give final approval to hunting and trapping seasons and bag limits for 2011-12 and set antlerless deer license allocations for the 2011-12 seasons. Doors open at 7:45 a.m.
Additionally, on April 11, the Game Commission will begin its webcast of the Board's meeting with the staff reports through its website (www.pgc.state.pa.us) for those unable to attend the meeting in Harrisburg. Those interested in viewing the meeting will be able to click on a special icon that will be placed on the agency's website once the staff reports begin.
For those unable to watch the live webcasts, an "on-demand" video recording of the staff reports from April 11, and the Board actions on April 12, can be viewed by going to www.livestream.com/pennsylvaniagamecommission and clicking on the "April 2011 Board Meeting" icon.
Copies of agenda and minutes from prior Board meetings back to 2006 can be viewed on the Game Commission's website (www.pgc.state.pa.us) by putting your cursor over "Resources" in the menu bar under the banner photo, moving your cursor over "Reports & Minutes" in the drop-down menu listing, and then clicking on "Commission Board Meeting Minutes" in the next drop-down menu listing.
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SOURCE Pennsylvania Game Commission