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Klamath Fish Disease Funding Meeting: 9:00 AM, Jan, 15th, 2008, Medford
The meeting to request fish disease research funding originally scheduled for January 7TH in Eugene has been canceled and re-scheduled for 9:00 AM, Tuesday, January 15, in Medford City Council Chamber. 411 West 8th Street, Room 300 (on the third floor) Best area for parking is in the lot at 100 South Oakdale. at a location to be announced as soon as that location can be confirmed.
Agenda: This agenda will stay flexible while trying to maintain the primary goal of ending the meeting with an agreement to write, sponsor, and support legislation requesting funding for fish disease research on the Klamath River. Time is of the essence.
9:00- 9:10 Introductions: All
9:10 –10:30 Presentation on current disease research, proposed research, proposed budget, and question and answer: Jerri Bartholomew/Scott Foott
10:30 -11:00 Importance of finding answers
to diseases and consequences of no action: Statement and
question and answer from:
11:00 – End Open forum, question and answer, working lunch:
Formulate and finalize formal request for funds and select sponsors/co-sponsors: All
12/29/07: Klamath Common Ground Mission: This group was
originally begun with farmers and fishermen. Presently it
consists of farmers, fishermen and tribes. One of the goals:
"Advocate for a Long Lake conservation water storage project.
The water to be dedicated to supply cold, clean water for
down-stream main stem Klamath flows." (KBC NOTE: for the
past several years, farmers have been advocating Long Lake
storage to give them certainty in irrigation water. What's
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