U.P. DNR advisory council to meet

MARQUETTE — The Michigan Department of Natural Resources’ Eastern Upper Peninsula Citizens’ Advisory Council will meet virtually in a web conference from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Aug. 10.

This council session is being held virtually in line with coronavirus safety precautions.

Among its agenda items, the council is scheduled to discuss the summer youth program for the DNR’s Parks and Recreation Division, antlerless deer hunting application process, the DNR’s wolf management advisory council and bylaw revisions.

The public may participate in the session by offering comments during the session via the virtual format. For meeting attendance and public comment instructions or additional details, contact Kristi Dahlstrom at dahlstromk@michigan.gov or 906-226-1331 by 3 p.m. Aug. 9.

The DNR’s eastern and western Upper Peninsula citizens’ advisory councils are designed to provide local input to advise the DNR on regional programs and policies, identify areas in which the department can be more effective and responsive, and offer insight and guidance from members’ own experiences and constituencies.

To find application forms to be considered for a future council member vacancy, or to locate meeting packets and agendas, visit Michigan.gov/UPCAC.

For more information, contact the DNR Upper Peninsula field deputy’s office at 906-226-1331.


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