Sawyer County Forestry Committee
January 4, 2008
Committee Members Present: Jim Bassett Fred Zietlow Douglas Mrotek
County Personnel Present: Greg Peterson
DNR Personnel Present: Nick Koltz
Others Present: Terrell Boettcher Richard Metcalf Don Mrotek
The meeting was called at to order at 9:34 am by Chair Bassett.
Motion by Riedmann, second by Bassett to approve the agenda as presented. Motion carried.
Motion by Riedmann, second by Bassett to approve minutes of December 5, 2007 meeting. Motion carried.
Fat Tire Festival - September 12-14, 2008 - Motion by Riedmann, second by Zietlow to approve use of Birkie Trail contingent upon receiving certificate of insurance. Motion carried.
Approve Sawyer County Forest Annual Work Plan - 2008
Peterson passed out copies of plan and explained the details. Motion by Riedmann, second by Bassett to approve Sawyer County Forest Annual Work Plan for 2008 and send to County Board with recommendation for approval. Motion carried.
Sawyer County Forestry Report
Peterson reported: 1) 12 active sales, conditions good, markets picking up; 2) limited on marking due to snow, working on boundary work and cruising sales; 3) received notice of WCFA legislative meeting in Tomahawk on 1/11/07, would like to attend.
DNR Forestry Report
Other matters for discussion only
Riedmann asked for 10 year projection report. Koltz responded that he could get report out of WisFER program.
Motion by Zietlow, second by Mrotek to approve the vouchers as presented. Motion carried.
Motion by Mrotek, second by Riedmann to adjourn. Motion carried. Meeting was adjourned at 10:05 A.M.
Delores Dobilas - Recorder