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Lamoine Conservation Commission
Minutes of January 14, 2015 (Draft, subject to correction)
Members present: Larry Libby, Chair; Anne LaBossiere, David Legere, Linda Penkalski, Doug Stewart
2. Planning Board Report-David Legere brought us up to date on the work being done by the Planning and Select Boards re: making the transition from the old to the new gravel ordinance a smoother process. These two boards will be engaging in workshops ,directed by the Select Board .to complete the task.
3. Big Trees-next steps? Larry suggested that Bob LaChance might be willing to take the lead on this project. Larry did go on online and check out Project Canopy.
Blunts Pond-next steps?
Larry reviewed what we had learned from Doug Stewart
Spring Public Meeting-Larry
reported that he had e-mailed Linda Welch at the Fish
and Wildlife Service's Office in Milbridge to let her
know of the need to change the date due to the
annual town meeting previously scheduled for our proposed date. Her
7.Archives-Larissa Thomas was unable to attend our meeting. Larry reported that no work has been done on digitizing the files in our archives.
a. Larry announced that Frenchman Bay Partners is holding its annual meeting on Saturday, January 31st. He is planning to attend and willing to drive if others wish to join him. Larry is also planning to attend the Hancock County Planning workshop on “An Introduction to Brownfields and Their Reuse Potential.” This will be held on Thursday, Jan. 29th at the VFW Hall in Ellsworth.
b. David Legere is hoping to attend the Maine-New
Hampshire Eelgrass Collaborators M
Meeting on Thurs. Jan. 22 @ MDIBL. Timing conflicts with GET WET! at school.
c. Larry will be participating in a bird watch sponsored by Schoodic Institute on 2/24.
d. Lots of sharing re: sightings of ducks and the snowy owl.
e. Linda Penkalski made copies of the section of Junkyard Planet by Adam Minter that pertained to single stream recycling.
Award-Larry read us the “Procedures for
Motions and Outcomes:
1. Minutes of Dec. 10, 2014 approved as submitted.
It was moved, seconded
and approved to amend the “Procedures for Conservation Award” as follows:
In the Nomination section:
Between the 3rd and 4th
bullet of this section, the following was added:
Follow-up Actions and who will do them:
The meeting was adjourned at 8:24 p.m.
Minutes taken by _____________________________and approved on______________.