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Natural Heritage Advisory Council to meet Nov. 16 in Salem
11/08/2010
 
PUBLIC MEETING NOTICE                                                                           10-20
 
More information:  Jimmy Kagan, jimmy.kagan@oregonstate.edu (503-725-9955)
 
Salem - the state's advisory group on Oregon's natural heritage will discuss the following at their upcoming meeting:
  • Approve and finalize the 2010 Natural Areas Plan
  • Discuss transferring the Natural Areas Program to the Oregon Parks and Recreation Department from the Department of State Lands, and legislative action required
The public meeting will be held:
 
9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Mill Creek Room
Department of State Lands
775 Summer St. NE, Salem
 
 
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The Oregon Natural Areas Program identifies and works to preserve representative examples of the state's natural plant and landscape resources. The program also maintains a comprehensive database on rare, threatened and endangered species, natural vegetation and ecosystem types. The council is an advisory body to the State Land Board on matters of policy relating to the Natural Areas Program. Members include scientists, citizens and state agency representatives.