The Natural Resource Commission (NRC) of the Iowa Department of Natural Resources will meet at 9:30 a.m., Oct. 12, in the Wallace State Office Building, fourth floor conference room, 502 East Ninth Street, in Des Moines.


The meeting is open to the public. Any person attending the public meeting and has special requirements such as those related to mobility or hearing impairments should contact the DNR or ADA Coordinator at 515-725-8200, Relay Iowa TTY Service 800-735-7942, or Webmaster@dnr.iowa.gov, and advise of specific needs.


The following is the agenda for the Oct. 12 meeting.


Approve Agenda


Consent Agenda*


*Timber Sale Contract with Grau Logs and Lumber, Inc., for Yellow River State Forest – Paint Creek


Approve Minutes of Sept. 14 Meeting


Northeast Iowa Forestry Advisory Committee


Director’s Remarks


Division Administrator’s Remarks


*Timber Sale Contract with Grau Logs and Lumber, Inc., for Yellow River State Forest – Paint Creek


Chapter 44, Special Events and Fireworks and Chapter 81, Fishing Regulations – Final Rule


Contract with Iowa State University - MISM


REAP City Parks and Open Spaces Grants September 2017 – Fiscal Year 2018


REAP County Grants – September 2017 – Fiscal Year 2018


REAP Private Public Cost-share Grants – September 2017 – Fiscal Year 2018


Public Land Acquisition Projects


Volga Wildlife Management Area (WMA), Clayton County – Fuhrman


Big Wall Lake WMA, Wright County – Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation (INHF)


Gilbertson WMA, Fayette County - INHF


Silver Lake WMA, Palo Alto County – INHF


Militia Hollow WMA, Fremont County – Tilts


Union Grove State Park, Tama County - Bauch


Small Construction Projects


Contract with the Jasper County Conservation Board


Construction Projects


Mariposa Recreation Area – Jasper County


Lake Darling State Park, Pedestrian Bridge Abutments – Washington County


Waubonsie State Park, Roadway Stabilization – Fremont County


Hickory Grove Lake, Watershed Best Management Practices – Story County


General Discussion


2018 NRC Meetings and Tour Calendar


NRC Annual Report


Next Meeting, Nov. 9, in Des Moines


For a complete agenda, go to www.iowadnr.gov/nrc