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2009

  • September 29-30, 2009, Pittsburgh, PA     Meeting Notes / Member Updates

  • February 18-19, 2009, San Antonio, TX     Meeting Notes / Member Updates

2008

  • June 17-19, 2008, Milwaukee, WI     Meeting Notes

  • January 2008, Nashville, TN     Meeting Notes

2007

  • June 5-7, 2007, Pray, MT     Meeting Notes

2006

  • August 24, 2006, Peoria, IL     Meeting Notes

2005

  • September 7-9, 2005, Wichita, KS     Meeting Notes

2004

  • May 25-26, 2004, Columbia, MO     Meeting Notes

  • January 7-9, 2004, New Orleans, LA     Meeting Notes

2003

  • July 10-22, 2003, Bloomington, MN     Meeting Notes

 

May 3, 2011
Hilton Little Rock Metro Center
Little Rock, AR

Meeting Agenda

Tuesday, May 3

7:30    Welcome and Introductions (Shults)

7:40    Review of Nashville Meeting Action Items (Shults)

8:00    ANSTF, Panel Principals, and MICRA Updates (Mangin, Shults)

8:20    MRBP Coordinator Report (Conover)

8:40    AFWA Invasive Species Committee Update (Bogenschutz)

9:00    Inter-basin Introductions of Crayfish (Dan Magoulick)

9:30    Break

9:45    Montana’s AIS Outreach Program (Ryce)

10:15  Illinois ANS Boater Survey Results (Mae Davenport)

10:45  Compilation of MRBP Sponsored State AIS Boater Surveys (Schainost)

11:15  Update on Barges as AIS Vectors Work (Chapman)

11:45  Instructions for Afternoon Committee Breakout Sessions (Shults)

12:00  Lunch

 

1:00    Committee Breakouts (All)

  • Review on-going projects and 2010 work plan
  • Develop 2011 work plan
  • Identify recommendations for the ANSTF

3:00    Break 

3:30    Committee Reports (Committee Chairs)

4:30    Public Comment Period

4:45    Meeting Wrap-up (Shults / All)

  • Recommendations and Decision Items for ANSTF
  • Set Date and Location for Next MRBP Meeting

5:00    Adjourn

 

ANSTF Evening Workshop at Witt Stephens, Jr. Central Arkansas Nature Center

5:00 – 7:00    Pros and Cons of Promoting the Commercial Harvest of AIS and “Silverfin” Presentation by Chef Parola

 

December 13-14, 2011
Arcadia Lake Conservation Education Center
Oklahoma City, OK Meeting Agenda

Meeting Agenda


Tuesday, December 13

8:15   Registration

8:30   Welcome, Introductions, and Review of May 2011 Meeting (Eileen Ryce)

8:40   Oklahoma AIS Issues (Curtis Tackett)

9:00   Didymo (Bob Wiltshire)

9:40   Mississippi River Museum ANS Outreach (Kim Bogenschutz)

10:00 Break

10:30 Zebra/Quagga Mussel Veliger Treatment Protocols (Catherine Sykes)

10:50 An AIS Hatchery Filtration System (Jason Goeckler)

11:10 AFWA Invasive Species Committee Update (Bogenschutz)

11:25 ANSTF and Panel Principals Updates (Susan Mangin / Ryce)

11:40 MICRA Updates and MRBP Coordinator Report (Greg Conover)

12:00 Lunch

1:00   Committee Breakouts (All)
  • Review on-going projects and 2011 work plan
  • Develop 2012 work plan
  • Identify recommendations for the ANSTF

3:00   Break

3:30   Committee Breakouts continued (All)

5:00   Adjourn
 

Wednesday, December 14

8:15   Convene

8:30   Public Comment Period

8:45   Committee Reports (Committee Chairs)

9:30   Mississippi River Basin Attorney Generals AIS Workshop (Hoff)

9:45   Recreational Use Survey Data (Bogenschutz)

10:00 Break

10:30 Asian Carp in Minnesota (Peter Sorensen)

10:50 Asian Carp Control in the Mississippi River Basin (Ron Brooks)

11:10 Congressional Outreach by the MICRA Invasive Species Committee (Goeckler)

12:00 Lunch

1:00   A Decision Support System for AIS in the MRB (Leah Sharpe)

1:20   Montana’s Recent Rapid Response Exercise (Ryce)

1:40   Lake Texoma Pipeline (Dave Britton)

2:00   Nebraska ANS Boater Survey Results (Steve Schainost)

2:20   Best Management Practices for Water Gardens and Ornamental Fishes (Hoff)

2:30   Meeting Wrap-up (Ryce / All)
  • 2012 Work Plan Discussion
  • Recommendations and Decision Items for ANSTF
  • Set Date and Location for Next MRBP Meeting
3:00   Adjourn