Public hearing to consider testimony regarding classification of waters, fishing license modifications, sources of alternative funding for the PA Fish and Boat Commission and Fishermans Paradise.

Senate Game and Fisheries Committee

Senator Richard Alloway II, Chair

Friday, May 6, 2011

Public hearing to consider testimony regarding classification of waters, fishing license modifications, sources of alternative funding for the PA Fish and Boat Commission and Fishermans Paradise.

H.R. Stackhouse School of Fisheries Conservations and Watercraft Safety
150 Spring Creek Road, Bellefonte, PA  16823
9:00 AM

Agenda

9:00 AM Welcome and Call to Order
Senator Richard Alloway II
Chairman, Senate Game and Fisheries Committee
9:10 AM Classification of Waters
Leroy Young, Director Bureau of Fisheries
PA Fish and Boat Commission
Presentation
Dave Miko, Chief of Fisheries Management
PA Fish and Boat Commission
10:00 AM Questions and Answers
10:10 AM Fishing License Modifications
Tim Schaeffer, Director Policy, Planning, and Communications
PA Fish and Boat Commission
Presentation
10:30 AM Questions and Answers
10:40 AM Sources of Alternative Funding for the PA Fish and Boat Commission
John Arway, Executive Director
PA Fish and Boat Commission
Presentation
11:00 AM Questions and Answers
11:10 AM Fisherman’s Paradise – Brown Trout, Rainbow Trout, and Palomino Trout
Paul Swanson (retired), Law Enforcement Manager
PA Fish and Boat Commission
Jason E. Detar, Area Fisheries Manager
PA Fish and Boat Commission
Presentation
11:30 AM Questions and Answers
11:40 AM Closing Remarks
Senator Richard Alloway II, Chairman
Senate Game and Fisheries Committee