Setting of big game and salmon seasons will be major items on the agenda when the Idaho Fish and Game Commission meets this week in Boise.
A public hearing will be held Wednesday, March 15, beginning at 7 p.m. at the Washington Group - Main Auditorium at 720 East Park Blvd. Citizens are invited to address the commission regarding agenda and non-agenda items at the hearing.
All testimony will be taken into consideration when the commission makes decisions the next day.
The commission will meet Thursday, March 16 at 8 a.m. in the Trophy Room of Fish and Game Headquarters at 600 South Walnut. Commissioners will set upcoming seasons for big game and spring chinook salmon. Routine agenda topics include a legislative update and briefings on migratory game birds and nonbiological rules for all game animals.
An Idaho Dept. of Lands purchase of 1,400 acres near St. Maries will be discussed.
A complete agenda is posted on Fish and Game's website at https://idfg.idaho.gov/about/commission/schedule.