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Steering Committee

      Events and Meetings - Agendas and Notes

Steering Committee meeting materials are posted to the website a week before a Steering Committee meeting. These materials, which you can find below, contain draft agendas, previous meeting notes, and background material for items that require action by the Steering Committee.

The Steering Committee records its decisions through motions, resolutions, and program decision documents located here.

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FY2018 (October 2017 - September 2018)
April 25  
Steering Committee Draft Agenda  
Steering Committee Draft Notes  
Decision 18-001 - Minor Modifications Implementation Agreement, Funding and Management Agreement and Table 1-2 LCR MSCP Biological Assessment and Habitat Conservation Plan  
October 25  
Steering Committee Draft Agenda  
Steering Committee Draft Notes  
FY2017 (October 2016 - September 2017)
June 28  
Steering Committee Draft Agenda  
Steering Committee Notes  
Reconsultation Steps  
Resolution 17-003 - Addition of New Covered Species - Northern Mexican Gartersnake  
Resolution 17-004 - Review and Recommendation FY2018 Work Plan and Budget, FY2016 Accomplishment Report  
April 26  
Steering Committee Draft Agenda  
Draft Steering Committee Notes  
LCR MSCP Program Update Presentation - April 26, 2017  
October 26  
Steering Committee Draft Agenda  
Draft Steering Committee Notes - June 22, 2016  
Motion PDD 17-001 - Addition of New Covered Species - Northern Mexican Gartersnake (draft)  
FY2016 (October 2015 - September 2016)
June 22  
Steering Committee Draft Agenda  
Draft Steering Committee Notes - April 27, 2016  
Steering Committee Presentation - April 27, 2016  
Resolution 16-002 - Review and Recommendation FY2017 Work Plan and Budget, FY2015 Accomplishment Report  
April 27  
Steering Committee Draft Agenda  
Draft Steering Committee Notes - October 28, 2015  
Program Decision 16-001 - Minor Modification  
FY2015 (October 2014 - September 2015)
June 24  
Steering Committee Draft Agenda  
Draft Steering Committee Notes - April 22, 2015  
Resolution 15-003 - Review and Recommendation Fiscal Year 2016 Work Plan and Budget, Fiscal Year 2014 Accomplishment Report  
April 22  
Steering Committee Draft Agenda  
Draft Steering Committee Notes - October 22, 2014  
Decision 15-002 - Planet Ranch: Land and Water Approval  
October 22  
Steering Committee Draft Agenda  
Draft Steering Committee Notes - June 25, 2014  
FY2014 (October 2013 - September 2014)
June 25  
Steering Committee Draft Agenda  
Draft Steering Committee Notes - April 23, 2014  
Resolution 14-001 - Review and Recommendation FY2015 Work Plan and Budget, FY2013 Accomplishment Report - June 25, 2014  
April 23  
Steering Committee Agenda  
Draft Steering Committee Notes - November 18, 2013  
Decision 14-001 - Change to Conservation Measure for the Western yellow bat (Revision)  
Decision 14-002 - Change to Conservation Measure for the Arizona Bell’s vireo  
Decision 14-003 - Change to Conservation Measure for the Colorado River cotton rat  
November 18  
Steering Committee Agenda  
Draft Steering Committee Notes - June 26, 2013  
FY2013 (October 2012 - September 2013)
June 26  
Steering Committee Agenda  
Draft Steering Committee Notes - April 24, 2013  
Resolution 13-003 - Review and Recommendation FY2014 Work Plan and Budget, FY2012 Accomplishment Report  
April 24  
Steering Committee Draft Agenda  
Draft Steering Committee Notes - October 24, 2012  
Resolution 13-002 - Yuma East Wetlands  
October 24  
Steering Committee Draft Agenda  
Draft Steering Committee Notes - June 27, 2012  
Resolution 13-001 - Five-year Monitoring and Research Priorities (2013-2017)  
Research Priorities for the Lower Colorado River Multi-Species Conservation Program (2013-2017)  
FY2012 (October 2011 - September 2012)
June 27  
Steering Committee Draft Agenda  
Draft Steering Committee Notes - April 25, 2012  
Resolution 12-005 - Review and Recommendation FY2013 Work Plan and Budget, FY2011 Accomplishment Report  
April 25  
Steering Committee Agenda  
Draft Steering Committee Notes - October 26, 2011 meeting  
Resolution 12-003 - Establishment of a Land and Water Acquisition Fund  
Resolution 12-004 - Final Habitat Maintenance Fund Process  
Draft Habitat Maintenance Fund Process  
Decision 12-001 - Remedial Measures Fund Account  
Work Task H2 - Remedial Measures Fund  
LCR MSCP Steering Committee Power Point Presentation  
October 26  
Draft Steering Committee Agenda  
Draft Steering Committee Notes - June 22, 2011 meeting  
Resolution 12-001 - Chemehuevi Indian Tribe, Steering Committee Membership  
Resolution 12-002 - Final Habitat Creation Conservation Measure, Accomplishment Tracking Process  
Habitat Creation Accomplishment Report  
FY2011 (October 2010 - September 2011)
June 22  
Draft Steering Committee Agenda  
Draft Steering Committee Notes - April 27, 2011 meeting  
Resolution 11-002 - Review and Recommendation FY12 Work Plan and Budget; FY10 Accomplishment Report  
April 27  
Draft Steering Committee Agenda  
Draft Steering Committee Notes - October 27, 2010 meeting  
October 27  
Draft Steering Committee Agenda  
Draft Steering Committee Notes - June 23, 2010 meeting  
New Work Task - Hunters Hole  
Resolution 11-001  
Decision 11-001  
Work Task E31  
Decision 11-002 - Razorback Sucker Stocking Strategy  
Decision 11-003 - Bonytail Stocking Strategy  
Decision 11-004 - Blackrail Habitat Location Requirements  
Decision 11-005 - Sticky Buckwheat Funding Support  
Decision 11-006 - Threecorner Milkvetch Funding Support  
Decision 10-001(r) - Protection Flat-Tailed Horned Lizard Habitat  
FY2010 (October 2009 - September 2010)
June 23  
Draft Steering Committee Agenda  
Draft Steering Committee Notes - April 28, 2010 meeting  
Resolution 10-007 - Review and Recommendation FY11 Work Plan and Budget; FY09 Accomplishment Report  
April 28  
Draft Steering Committee Agenda  
Draft Steering Committee Notes - October 28, 2009 meeting  
Meeting Presentations  
Resolution 10-004 - Work Task E17  
Resolution 10-005 - Work Task E1  
Resolution 10-006 - Work Task E28  
Beal Lake Decision - Work Task E1  
Yuma East Wetlands Decision - Work Task E28  
October 28  
Draft Steering Committee Agenda  
Draft Steering Committee Notes - June 24, 2009 meeting  
New Member - The Nature Conservancy  
Steering Committee By-Laws Requirements  
Funding and Management Agreement Requirements  
The Nature Conservancy Letter of Interest  
Resolution 10-001 - The Nature Conservancy Steering Committee Membership  
Decision 10-001 - Protection of Flat-Tailed Horned Lizard Habitat: Land Approval  
Resolution 10-002 - Work Task E27  
Topock Marsh - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Letter  
Resolution 10-003 - Work Task E17  
FY10 Work Plan and Budget - Work Task Changes  
Work Plan Budget Revisions  
Increased Funding - Work Tasks E17 and E27  
Decreased Funding - Work Tasks E5, E15, and E24  
Riparian/Backwater Habitat Goals by Reach and State  
FY2009 (October 2008 - September 2009)
June 24  
Draft Steering Committee Agenda  
Draft Steering Committee Notes - April 22, 2009 meeting  
Steering Committee Presentation - April 22, 2009 meeting  
Decision 09-004 - Recommendation on Final Implementation Report; FY10 Work Plan and Budget; FY08 Accomplishment Report  
April 22  
Draft Steering Committee Agenda  
Draft Steering Committee Notes - October 22, 2009 meeting  
Work Task E21 - Planet Ranch, Bill Williams River  
Draft Resolution 09-011 - SNWA In-Kind Credit  
October 22  
Draft Steering Committee Agenda  
Draft Steering Committee Notes - June 25, 2008 meeting  
Decision 09-001 - Planet Ranch Land and Water Approval  
Decision 09-002 - Big Bend Conservation Area Land and Water Approval  
Decision 09-003 - Protection of Desert Tortoise Habitat Land Approval  
FY2008 (October 2007 - September 2008)
June 25  
Draft Steering Committee Agenda  
Draft Steering Committee Notes - April 23, 2008 meeting  
Draft Program Decision 08-002 - Recommendation on final Implementation Report; FY08 Work Plan and Budget; FY07 Accomplishment Report  
April 23  
Draft Steering Committee Agenda  
Draft Steering Committee Notes - October 24, 2007 meeting  
FY07 Accomplishments Presentations  
Conservation Area Development and Management  
Fishery Program  
Species Monitoring and Research  
October 24  
Draft Steering Committee Agenda  
Draft Steering Committee Notes - June 27, 2007 meeting  
In Kind Credit Work Group Recommendation Letter  
Decision 08-001 - In Kind Credit for Goods and Services  
Draft Resolution 08-001 - Final Science Strategy  
FY2007 (October 2006 - September 2007)
June 27  
Steering Committee Agenda  
Final Steering Committee Notes - April 25, 2007 meeting  
Decision 07-003 - Recommendation on Final Implementation Report; FY08 Work Plan and budget, FY06 Accomplishment Report  
April 25  
Draft Steering Committee Agenda  
Draft Steering Committee Notes - August 23, 2006 meeting  
Decision 07-001 - CVIDD Land and Water Approval  
Work Task E24 - Cibola NWR Unit #1  
Draft Implementation Report - FY08 Work Plan and Budget and FY06 Accomplishments  
FY2006 (October 2005 - September 2006)
August 23  
Steering Committee Agenda  
Draft Steering Committee Notes - April 26, 2006 meeting  
Decision 06-002 - Review and Recommendation FY07 Work Plan and Budget; FY05 Credit  
Final Implementation Report - FY07 Work Plan and Budget; FY05 Accomplishments; August 16, 2005  
Decision 06-003 - Review and Acknowledgement Draft Final Guidelines for the Screening and Evaluation of Potential Conservation Areas  
Draft Final Guidelines - Screening and Evaluation of Potential Conservation Areas; August 10, 2006  
Decision 06-004 - Review and Acknowledgement Draft Final Science Strategy  
Draft Final Science Strategy; August 4, 2006  
Final Fish Augmentation Plan; August 16, 2006  
April 23  
Steering Committee Agenda  
Draft Steering Committee Notes - November 30, 3005 meeting  
Draft Decision 06-001 - In-Kind Credit  
Memo - From In-Kind Work Group Recommending Decision 06-001 Adoption  
FY06 Program Accomplishments and Financial Status  
November 30  
Draft Steering Committee Agenda  
Final Steering Committee Notes - August 24, 2005 meeting  
FY2005 (October 2004 - September 2005)
August 24  
Draft Steering Committee Agenda  
Final Steering Committee Notes - July 27, 2005 meeting  
FY06 Final Work Plan  
Memo - FY06 Work Plan Technical Review Committee  
Memo - From Reclamation and FWS on FY04 Financial Credit  
July 27  
Final Steering Committee Agenda  
Final Steering Committee Notes - June 22, 2005 meeting  
Letter - Hualapai Tribe membership  
Final Bylaws  
Status Report - Grants Programs Workgroup  
Motion - SunSparc Disposition  
FY06 Draft Implementation Report, work Plan, and Budget  
June 22  
Final Steering Committee Agenda  
Final Steering Committee Notes - May 13, 2005 meeting  
Motion - CDFG Steering Committee Membership  
Letter - Ducks Unlimited  
Letter - Lower Colorado River RC&D  
Letter - Desert Wildlife Unlimited  
Draft Bylaws  
Memo - Revised FY04 Credit Request  
Motion - For SunSparc Disposition  
May 13  
Final Steering Committee Agenda  
Final Steering Committee Notes - April 5, 2005 meeting  
Steering Committee Process Overview  
Draft Bylaws - May 13, 2005  
LCR MSCP Funding and Work by Fiscal Year  
Remaining LCR MSCP Planning Funds Status  
Draft FY06 State Financial Contribution  
FY04 Work Tasks and Obligations  
Memo - Technical Review Committee for FY04 Credit  
Resolution - Attachment 1  
Draft FY05 Work Tasks and Obligations  
Memorandum of Agreement - Reclamation and California LCR MSCP Participants (to coordinate habitat establishment in the state of California)  

Updated April 19, 2018