2011 Meetings

Meeting Date Documents Agenda Topics Status Updates
2011 September 29
  • Implementation of Interagency Departmental MOU dated 9/29/10
  • Availability of NWFP 15-year Monitoring Reports
n/a
2011 April 12
  • Communication Plan for NWFP 15-year Monitoring Reports
  • Interagency Departmental MOU dated 9/29/10
n/a
2011 February 23
  • Draft RIEC Memorandum of Understanding
  • Draft Framework to Guide Forest Service and Bureau of Land Management Land Use Plan Revisions and Amendments
n/a

2010 Meetings

Meeting Date Documents Agenda Topics Status Updates
2010 August 31
  • 15-year Monitoring Report Overview
  • Overview of Principles to Guide Plan Revisions
  • Western Oregon Task Force Report
n/a
2010 May 27
  • RIEC Update: History, Status, Future Meetings
  • Landscape Assessments & Collaborations
n/a

2008 Meetings

Meeting Date Documents Agenda Topics Status Updates
September 18, 2008
  • Climate Change Coordination
  • Fisher Conservation Strategy
  • BLM Proposed Plan Revisions
  • Forest Service Plan Revisions
  • Aquatic/Riparian Conservation Strategy
  • Interagency Monitoring
March 19, 2008
  • Coordination on BLM Western Oregon Plan Revisions
  • Energy Impacts to the NWFP Area and Agencies
  • Barred Owl Control
  • Northwest Natural Resources Forum Follow-up and Next Steps
  • RIEC Review of Proposed Plan Amendments
  • RIEC Support and Facilitation
  • Updates on Recovery Plans, Critical Habitat Designations, and Monitoring

2007 Meetings

Meeting Date Documents Agenda Topics Status Updates
2007 August 21
  • Update on Adaptive Management and Monitoring Subcommittee on priority questions and accomplishments, and Monitoring Program Update
  • Fire-Prone Systems Subcommittee Update
  • Northwest Energy Projects Update
  • Recovery Planning (Salmon & Steelhead, Northern Spotted Owl) Update
  • BLM Western Oregon Plan Revisions
  • Critical Habitat (Marbled Murrelet, Northern Spotted Owl)
  • Interim Barred Owl Working Group
  • Survey & Manage Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement
  • Coastal Coho Court Decision
  • Northwest Natural Resources Forum Update
  • Senior Managers Group Transition Update
  • Regional Ecosystem Office Transition Update
2007 February 7
  • RIEC (Restate agreements from December meeting, RIEC and REO review requirements, Senior Managers Group organization concepts, Identify next steps)
  • INTERGOVERNMENTAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE (Restate agreements from December RIEC meeting, Report on the calls to the IAC non-Federal members, Review proposed IAC meeting agenda, Identify next steps)
  • PROVINCIAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE (Present survey responses, Discuss rechartering options and structure, Identify next steps)
  • REGIONAL ECOSYSTEM OFFICE (Present transition plan overview, Identify next steps)
  • FUTURE NORTHWEST FORUM (Present structure proposal, Identify sponsoring agencies, Discuss proposed timeframe, Identify next steps)
n/a

2006 Meetings

Meeting Date Documents Agenda Topics Status Updates
2006 December 1
  • Interview Summary
  • Options for Change Under the NWFP – Process Considerations
  • Future of the RIEC
  • Future of the IAC and PACs
  • RIEC Support – Future of the REO
  • Organizational Structure Options for Interagency Coordination
  • Next Steps
n/a
August 16, 2006
  • Survey and Management Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement
  • Structured Decision Making
  • Litigation Update
  • RIEC subcommittee activities
  • Examining the RIEC/IAC Future Structure
  • NMFS Recovery Planning
  • Status of Willamette-North Coast Thinning Programmatic and Fish Habitat Restoration Programmatic Biological Opinions
  • Status of Northern Spotted Owl, Recovery Plan
March 17, 2006
  • Adaptive Management/Monitoring RIEC Subcommittee sponsored meeting with updates, presentations, and decisions
n/a
January 24, 2006
  • Willamette Ecosystem Marketplace
  • R6 Forest Plan Revisions and RIEC Coordination
  • Plan Revisions in Northeast Washington Forests
  • Survey & Manage Litigation
  • Management Implications Overview
  • Fire-Prone Systems Subcommittee Update
  • Adaptive Management & Monitoring Subcommittee Update
  • NSO Recovery Plan
  • Marbled Murrelet Proposed Delisting
  • Management Implications Subcommittee Fire-Prone Systems – Riparian Reserves Draft Work Plan
  • Publishing Status of Northwest Forest Plan 10-Year Interpretive Reports

2005 Meetings

Meeting Date Documents Agenda Topics Status Updates
October 18, 2005
  • Management Implications Overview
  • RIEC subcommittee progress reports (Adaptive Management/Monitoring, Fire-Prone Systems)
  • EPA Fine Particle (PM 2.5) Designations
  • Interagency Timeline Online
July 28, 2005
  • RIEC subcommittee progress reports (Adaptive Management/Monitoring, Fire-Prone Systems, and Communications)
  • Marbled Murrelet Zone Issue follow-up
  • August Intergovernmental Advisory Committee (IAC) Field Trip Update
n/a
June 1, 2005
  • Recovery Planning (NOAA-Fisheries)
  • Recovery Planning, Critical Habitat, and other reviews (Northern Spotted Owl, Marbled Murrelet, Bull Trout, and Barred Owl)
  • Clean Water Act, Clean Air Act, and other issues
  • MANAGEMENT IMPLICATIONS SUBCOMMITTEE REPORTS (Fire Subcommittee, Communications Subcommittee, and Other Implication Topics)
  • IAC Field Trip Update/Discussion
  • EXECUTIVE SESSION (Closed) - Adaptive management, Fire-Prone Systems, Communications, Other
April 21, 2005
  • Debriefing the Science Conference
  • Next Steps – Bringing the data and advice together
  • Options and Opportunities for RIEC Follow-up
n/a
April 1, 2005
  • Region 6 National Forest Plan Revisions
  • BLM Oregon/Washington Plan Revisions
  • Management Implications of 10-Year Monitoring Reports and Synthesis
  • Communications Plan
  • Update on Summer IAC Field Trip
  • Managing Interagency Records Brochure
January 25, 2005
  • FS Planning Rule
  • Focus on Critical Habitat
  • Willamette PIEC Presentation
  • Monitoring Program
  • IAC Rechartering Decision
  • Section 7 Consultation Subcommittee
  • FS Roadless Rule Changes
  • Special Status Species Program Update
  • IAC Annual Report Submission

2004 Meetings

Meeting Date Documents Agenda Topics Status Updates
November 2, 2004
  • 10 year Monitoring Reports Progress
  • Northern Spotted Owl Consultation Workgroup Report
  • Analytical Process for Endangered Species Act Consultations on Aquatic Species
  • Communications Team Report
  • Preview of IAC Meeting
  • Status Review Updates
  • Marbled Murrelet/Spotted Owl
  • Science/Resource Manager Meetings Update
  • Other late breaking news
  • Marbled Murrelet/Spotted Owl Reviews
July 21, 2004
  • BLM Plan Revisions
  • Use of New Information in a Biological Opinion
  • Review of the IAC Field Trip
n/a
June 8, 2004
  • 10-year monitoring reports overview
  • Future research/monitoring distribution and review processes
  • NWFP Implementation Review Reports
  • Litigation Update
  • Future meeting dates, logistics and topics.
n/a
March 10, 2004
  • Northwest Forest Plan Implementation Review Reports
  • Expanding RIEC Membership
  • Brief update on Recent Research Meeting
  • IAC meeting topics and processes
n/a
January 22, 2004
  • Recap of recent visit to Washington, D.C.
  • Topics for Upcoming IAC meeting
  • Update on potential future IAC meeting in California
  • Update on ACS SEIS
  • Update on Survey and Manage SEIS
  • Five-Year Review of Northern Spotted Owl and Marbled Murrelet

2003 Meetings

Meeting Date Documents Agenda Topics Status Updates
November 5, 2003
  • NWFP Land Allocation Map Update
  • NWFP Implementation Review
  • 2004 REO Work Plan
  • RIEC Operating Principles
  • REO Operating Principles
  • Capturing IAC Recommendations
October 2, 2003
  • REO Transition/Interagency Coordination
  • Monitoring Program Activities & Interagency Budget
  • ARC Lawsuit update
  • NWFP Review in Region 5
n/a
August 5, 2003
  • The first four months in review - REO Transition & Natural Resources Executive Forum
  • NWFP Review in Region 5
  • Interagency budgets FY 2004
  • Attachments omitted on web version due to file size and display complications
April 1, 2003
  • RIEC Operating Principles and new NWFP MOU
  • IAC Preview and Preparation
  • FY03 Agency MOU Regarding Funding Surcharges
March 11, 2003
  • Review of Proposed April ‘03 IAC Meeting Agenda
  • Northwest Natural Resources Forum
  • AMA Interpretive Guidance Assignment
  • Summary Reports from RIEC Subcommittees
  • FY03 Agency MOU for Budget Exceptions
  • Subcommittee Meeting: Aquatic Conservation Strategy
  • Status reports
  • Passage of FY03 Omnibus Appropriations Act
  • 2003 REO Annual Report
  • FWS's Not-Warranted Finding on Petition to List the California Spotted Owl under the ESA
  • Latest developments on designating critical habitat and developing recovery plan for Bull Trout populations
  • NWFP-related Litigation
  • ESA Status Reviews on Northern Spotted Owl & Marbled Murrelet
  • Id on non-high priority sites for Red Tree Vole
  • Federal Exec. Board Meeting re: Partnership for Public Service
February 12, 2003
  • IAC Working Group Informational Conference Call
  • Future Interagency Organizational Support Structure-Report
  • Future RIEC Meeting Schedule
  • Managing & Protecting NWFP Records
  • Subcommittee Meeting: Aquatic Conservation Strategy
  • Forest Community Research's Report on the NW Economic Adjustment (NEAI)
  • Port Orford Cedar SEIS
  • NWFP Annual Accomplishment Report
  • Monitoring Book Publication
  • NWFP-related Litigation
  • PCFFA Settlement Negotiations
  • Science Findings Follow-up
January 7, 2003
  • New Science Findings
  • NWFP Monitoring: Latest Data & Developments
  • Proposed Review Delegation Criteria - Follow-up Discussion
  • Subcommittee Meetings:
  • Aquatic Conservation Strategy
  • Survey & Manage
  • New NFMA proposed planning regulations
  • NEPA Categorical Exclusions for CertainFire Management Activities
  • Science Info Sharing Seminar Day - January 9, 2003
  • Litigation, Legislation, and Loose Ends
  • Breaking News - Transportation Workshop

2002 Meetings

Meeting Date Documents Agenda Topics Status Updates
December 16, 2002
  • Subcommittee meetings concerning:
  • Organizational Support Structure Oversight
  • RIEC Follow-up Discussion on Proposed Review Delegation Criteria
  • Aquatic Conservation Subcommittee Meeting
  • Survey & Manage Subcommittee Meeting
n/a
December 4, 2002
  • Survey & Manage Subcommittee
  • RIEC Executive Session
  • Delegation Criteria for Review of Certain Changes to NWFP S & G and Land Allocations
n/a
Nov. 18, 2002
  • Potential Improvements to the NWFP
  • Proposed Agenda Topics for Dec. 4 IAC
  • Proposed CY 2003 RIEC & NW Natural Resources Forum Meetings Framework
  • Records Strategies for the REO and the NWFP
  • FY03 REO Budget
  • ESA listing activities re: western gray squirrel and gray wolf within NWFP area
  • REO's role in evaluating projects for Watershed Initiative grants
October 8, 2002
  • Executive updates on potential improvements to the NWFP
  • RIEC/REO Review Exemption & PIEC Delegation Criteria
  • Proposed IAC Communication Reforms & Enhancements
  • NWFP-related litigation
  • REO Budget
Sept. 10, 2002
  • Potential Improvements to the NWFP
  • Options for NWFP’s Supporting Organizational Structure
  • RIEC/REO Review Exemption & PIEC Delegation Criteria
  • Proposal for Delegation of S & M-Related Reviews to IMB
  • IAC Conference Call Preparation
  • REO FY 03 Budget
  • NWFP-related litigation
  • S & M Implementation
  • Comprehensive NWFP Land Allocation Map Update
  • Forest Restoration and Protection Act of 2002, Draft Legislative Proposal
  • Forest Futures Conference on September 25, 2002 at Willamette University
August 30, 2002
  • NWFP Orientation Session:
  • So how did we get here anyway? (panel)
  • Cornerstones & Primary Principles of the NWFP
  • Implementation to Date
  • Transition Discussion:
  • Introductory remarks
  • Update from Washington, D.C.
  • NWFP Organizational Structure
  • The Road Ahead
June 21, 2002
  • Potential Improvements to the NWFP
  • Options for NWFP’s Supporting Organizational Structure
  • Managing Transition to new RIEC Co-Chairs
  • Putting Adaptive Management into Practice
  • Monitoring (Northern Spotted Owl & Tribal)
  • NWFP-related litigation; FERC/ACS RIEC subcommittee; RIEC/REO review exemption criteria development; Update and blueprint for S & M-related reviews.
  • FY2002 REO/RMG work plan progress, Umpqua Land Exchange Project, W. Governors Assn Conference on Fire & Forest Health, Federal roadless bill, and recent congressional hearings of note.
May 2, 2002
  • Potential Improvements to the NWFP
  • Putting Adaptive Management Into Practice
  • Proposed RIEC Meetings Schedule Framework
  • Preparation for May ‘02 IAC Meeting
  • U.S. House Forests & Forest Health Subcommittee Hearing on "Charter Forests"
  • Recent or imminent REO/RMG Staff Changes
April 2, 2002
  • Executive Session
  • Putting Adaptive Management into Practice
  • Updated NWFP Land Allocation Map and Adjustments Process
  • Proposal to Delegate & Establish Interagency Work Group to Facilitate Certain Survey & Manage Review Responsibilities
  • REO's brown-bag lunch seminar series pilot program
  • U.S. House Resources Committee legislative hearing on Endangered Species Act science-related bills
  • Announcement of formal negotiations concerning possible return to Klamath Tribe of Federal lands within NWFP area
  • Follow-up actions on redesigned REO website
  • Letters re: Forest Service application of MM-1
March 5, 2002
  • Putting Adaptive Management Into Practice
  • Potential Improvements to the NWFP
  • Survey & Manage Implementation Matters
  • Redesigned REO Website
  • "Innovations in Species Conservation" symposium web notice
  • Northern Spotted Owl Monitoring Review Team
  • New & improved REO Records Management Strategy
February 7, 2002
  • Executive Session
  • IAC Meeting Overview & Preparations
  • REO findings on review of Middle Thompson research project and revised study plan
  • Draft Strategic Survey Implementation Guide
January 22, 2002
  • Science Findings of Potential Significance to NWFP
  • Framework for Bringing New Information to the RIEC to Facilitate Adaptive Management
  • Consideration and Utilization of Science Findings by the RIEC
  • FERC/ACS Long-Term Questions and Answers
  • Monitoring Topics for IAC Advice
  • Oregon Agreement Proposal

2001 Meetings

Meeting Date Documents Agenda Topics Status Updates
December 4, 2001
  • Recovery Planning Opportunities for Federal Involvement
  • Potential Future Roles of RIEC & REO
  • FY2002 NFP Monitoring Budget & Priorities
  • Findings of RIEC Subcommittee Associated with 2001 Survey & Manage Annual Species Review
  • Oregon Agreement Proposal
  • Umpqua Land Exchange Project
  • Final CY2002 RIEC/IAC meetings calendar
November 1, 2001
  • FY2002 REO/RMG Work Plan
  • NWFP Powerpoint presentation
  • Alternative Analytical Framework for Formal ESA Anadromous Fish Consultation
  • Updating & Tracking of Northern Spotted Owl Environmental Baseline
  • Prepare for November ‘01 IAC Meeting
  • Report of the Thinnings Adaptive Mgmt Options Development (TMOD) Interagency Work Group
  • Department of the Interior & related Agencies Appropriations conference report
  • Oregon Agreement Proposal
  • CY 2002 RIEC/IAC Meeting Dates
October 2, 2001
  • REO's FY02 Work Plan
  • NWFP WO Briefing Powerpoint presentation
  • Impending Mgmt Adaptations in Survey & Manage
  • REO's FY2002 Budget
  • Proposed RIEC/IAC Meeting Dates for CY 2002
September 5, 2001
  • Progress Report on REO's FY02 Budget
  • Budget Issues & Potential Implications for NFP Monitoring in FY02
  • Thinning in Dense, Younger Stands (TMOD) Report
  • Near-term Responses to PCFFA Court Rulings
  • Exploration of alternative mgmt strategies for the conservation of rare and little known species
  • Annual Species Review Process
  • FERC/ACS Long-Term Questions & Answers
  • California Biodiversity Council 10-year anniversary meeting
  • Little Sandy/Bull Run Watershed legislation
August 2, 2001
  • Update on PCFFA Court Rulings
  • REO's FY02 Budget
  • Oregon Agreement Proposal
  • Science Findings
  • Review of NWFP S & G and Land Allocation Modifications
  • Species' Environmental Baselines under ESA
  • Survey & Manage Progress Report
  • National Fire Plan implementation
  • Umpqua Land Exchange Project (ULEP)
  • Monitoring Budget Challenges & September Presentation
  • Status of Forest Service's Roadless Area Conservation Rule
June 20, 2001
  • Follow-up Actions to May 31Meeting
  • Review of Site-specific NWFP S & G Modification for Ski Area Spur Road
  • Survey & Manage Progress Report
  • Thinning in Dense, Young Stands
  • Emergent Research on Northern Spotted Owl
  • Completion of Fifth/Sixth Field Watershed Delineations
  • Update on NWFP-related litigation
  • Potential impending request for RIEC/REO Review of S & G modification
  • Future RIEC XXOS Meeting Dates
May 31, 2001
  • Critical Issues Facing Regional Executives in Implementation of NWFP
  • NWFP If & When to Conduct A Broad-Scale Re-Examination
  • Future Composition, Scope, Purpose, Role, & Operation of RIEC/REO & NWFP Interagency Framework
  • 2001 Drought
n/a
April 3, 2001
  • NWFP Interagency Transition Briefing
  • FERC/ACS: Final Set of Short-term Q& A's
  • IAC Advisory Topics for Balance of 2001
  • Exploring Alternative Mgmt Strategies for Conservation of Rare & Little-Known Species
  • Update on NFP-related litigation
  • Update on Future RIEC Meetings
  • Interagency Land-Use Allocation Adjustments/Update
  • RIEC/REO Review of NFP S & Gs or LUA Modifications
  • Update on Red Tree Vole letter
March 6, 2001
  • Thinning dense, younger stands for LSOG development follow-up
  • Aquatic Riparian Effectiveness Monitoring Plan
  • RIEC/REO Coordination/Review of Proposed Modifications to NWFP S & Gs
  • Interagency NWFP Transition Briefing
  • Willamette Restoration Initiative Update
  • Lower Umpqua Land Ownership Adjustment Project
  • BLM's Third-year Evaluation
  • 2001 S & M Species Review Process
  • Update on NWFP-related litigation
  • REO Office Move: Timing & Scheduling Implications
  • Future RIEC Offsite Meeting
February 1, 2001
  • REO 2001 Work Plan
  • Overview of Key Items for IAC Meeting: Advice Process & Operating Principles, REO/RIEC Review of Modifications to NWFP S & Gs, Potential IAC Advice Topics for 2001, IAC involvement in Long-Term Implementation Monitoring
  • Update on Survey & Manage ROD
  • Willamette Restoration Initiative Update
  • Update on NRCS participation in REO
  • Update on NWFP-Related Litigation
  • Status of Evaluation of recent Science Findings
  • Update on County Payments Legislation
  • Proposed Administrative Withdrawal for 1.2 million acres in Siskiyou Wild Rivers area
January 9, 2001
  • NWFP 2000 Annual Accomplishments Report
  • REO 2001 Draft Work Plan
  • Possible IAC Advice Topic List
  • Final version of AREMP
  • Update on ROD for proposed Survey & Manage Amendments
  • Litigation Update
  • Progress Report on National Fire Plan

2000 Meetings

Meeting Date Documents Agenda Topics Status Updates
December 5, 2000
  • Progress Report on NFP Monitoring Program
  • Proposed Amendments to NFP Survey & Manage Standards & Guidelines
  • Developments in LSR S & Gs Interpretation
  • Litigation Update
  • AFRC Challenge to Red Tree Vole Classification
  • National BLM Off-Highway Vehicle Policy
November 2, 2000
  • Major New Science Findings with Potential Management Implications
  • Present science findings
  • Discuss possible NWFP implications
  • Recommendation for future process
  • Umpqua Land Exchange Project
  • Update on FACA rechartering
  • Litigation Update
  • New County Payments Legislation
  • S & M FSEIS Update
  • Collaborative Resource Training Course
  • FERC/ACS update
  • Tribal Effectiveness Monitoring Update
October 3, 2000
  • Survey & Manage Final SEIS
  • REO Executive Director's Meetings in D.C.
  • IAC Involvement
  • Update for SEIS, Tribal Effectiveness Monitoring (EM), Aquati Riparian EM, & FERC/ACS
  • RIEC/IAC 2001 meeting dates
  • Litigation Update
  • Special RIEC meeting 10/24
  • ISC meeting
  • Transition for IAC members
  • IAC rechartering
  • Collaborative Resource Management Interagency Training Initiative
September 6, 2000
  • Survey & Manage SEIS Effort Update
  • Results of the RIEC S & M Subcommittee Meeting on Recommendation(s) for S & M Organization
  • Draft Regional Monitoring Interagency Agreement for Comment
  • RIEC/IAC Meeting Dates for CY 2001
  • Collaborative Resource Management Interagency Training Initiative
  • Litigation Update
  • Non-Federal Hydropower Projects & the NWFP (FERC/ACS)
  • Proposal for a Transition Meeting for New IAC Members
August 3, 2000
  • Aquatic/Riparian Effectiveness Monitoring Plan - Process, timelines, IAC involvement
  • Survey & Manage SEIS Updates, Advice, & ISC meeting
  • RIEC feedback on Proposed Procedure to Obtain Non-Federal Advice from the IAC
  • Litigation Update
  • California IAC Subcommittee
  • Tribal Effectiveness Monitoring
  • Proposed EPA TMDL Rule
  • Socio-Economic Effectiveness Monitoring
  • Rechartering the IAC
June 6, 2000
  • Survey & Manage SEIS Recommended Preferred Alternative
  • Non-federal Hydropower Projects and the NFP (FERC/ACS)
  • Litigation Update - Judge Rothstein's Ruling
  • Aquatic/Riparian Effectiveness Monitoring
  • Possible Interagency Steering Committee Meeting
  • REO Executive Director Position
  • Progress on Planning a Field IAC Meeting
  • IAC and PAC Rechartering Progress
  • Implementation Monitoring FY 2000
  • Aquatic Conservation Strategy Consistency Determinations Progress Report
May 4, 2000
  • Approve RIEC Issue Resolution/Decision-Making Process
  • Survey & Manage Update (Status of SEIS Preparation, Selection of Preferred Alternative, Response to IAC Subcommittee Review)
  • Monitoring Program Update
  • Implementation Monitoring - Status of FY 1999 IM Report and Description of the FY 2000 Program
  • IAC Rechartering Progress Report
  • Litigation Update - Judge Rothstein Ruling
  • Adaptive Management Areas - Work Group Recommendation
  • Non-Federal Hydropower Projects and the NWFP (FERC/ACS) Update
  • Science Findings with Significant Management Policy Implications
  • Strategic Surveys
April 4, 2000
  • Field Tour of Cascade Stream Watch in the Wildwood Recreation Area
  • Past RIEC Operations/ Current RIEC Operations/ Future Initiatives
n/a
March 7, 2000
  • Litigation Update - Judge Rothstein's Ruling
  • Survey and Manage (S & M) SEIS
  • Survey and Manage Program
  • Monitoring Program
  • Objectives /Agenda for Apr 4 RIEC Meeting
  • Rechartering the IAC
n/a
February 3, 2000
  • REO GIS FY 2000 Work Plan
  • Survey & Manage Progress Report
  • Preview IAC Agenda Items (S & M DSEIS Advice from IAC, Annual Accomplishments Report, Forest Service New National Forest Management Act (NFMA)Regulations, President's Roadless Area Initiative)
  • Judge Rothstein Ruling
  • New Developments in LSRs
  • Initiate Discussion for an April ISC Meeting
  • Monitoring Program Progress Report
January 11, 2000
  • Monitoring Presentation
  • REO FY 2000 Work Plan & corrective actions to Management Review
  • Litigation Update
  • FY 2000 REO Budget
  • Survey and Manage Strategic Surveys
n/a

1999 Meetings

Meeting Date Documents Agenda Topics Status Updates
December 7, 1999
  • Litigation Update
  • REO Management Review Results of Phase I
  • IAC/PAC Relationship, Coordination, and Communication
  • FERC Relicensing - Background and proposal for discussion
  • Survey & Manage Draft Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement
  • NMFS Biological Opinions Pursuant to Judge Rothstein's Ruling
  • Aquatic Conservation Strategy (ACS)
  • Developments in Late-Successional Reserves
  • FY 2000 REO Budget and Work Plan
November 15, 1999
  • Identifying a preferred alternative in the S & M SEIS.
November 4, 1999
  • Interagency Steering Committee Mtg Info Sharing & Follow-up: Litigation, Survey & Manage Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (SEIS), Northwest Forest Plan Monitoring, Northwest Economic Adjustment Initiative (NWEAI), Developments in Late-Successional Reserves, REO Executive Director Position, Observations from the Executives
  • Litigation Update
  • Survey and Manage SEIS
  • Present and Discuss Alternatives
  • Agree on a Preferred Alternative
  • Northwest Forest Plan Monitoring Program Presentation
  • Joint IAC/PAC Meeting
  • RIEC & IAC Year 2000 Meeting Dates
  • Activity Information Sharing - Annual Accomplishments Report
  • New Developments in Late-Successional Reserves
  • Interagency Species Management System (ISMS) Data Base
  • REO Executive Director Recruitment
  • Potential Agenda Topics for December 7
October 20, 1999
  • Response to Judge Dwyer's Ruling Including the Proposed Extension of the Survey and Manage Environmental Assessment
  • Aquatic Conservation Strategy Consistency Determination Interpretation: Status of the effort, discussion, and guidance on next steps
n/a
September 15, 1999
  • EIS Team Members Report (Revised Purpose and Need, Description of the Alternatives, How We Intend to Address the Viability Requirement)
  • Timeline for Completion of the Draft
  • Discussion and Agreement on Next Steps
n/a
September 9, 1999
  • Implementation of NWFP Monitoring Presentation
  • Survey and Manage (Update on the EIS Effort, Proposed Draft Charter for the Intermediate Managers Group, Litigation Update)
  • Willamette Restoration Initiative
  • REO Executive Director Recruitment
  • ISC Meeting Agenda
  • Restoration Project Tracking Database
  • Aquatic Conservation Strategy Interpretation
  • Joint IAC/PAC Meeting
  • New Developments in LSRs Interpretation
  • Socio-Economic Effectiveness Monitoring
September 3, 1999
  • Range of alternatives in the Survey and Manage Draft EIS
n/a
August 5, 1999
  • Implementation of NWFP Monitoring Presentation
  • Litigation Update
  • Survey & Manage Effort Update
  • Preview IAC Agenda Items: "How Conservation Gets Placed on Private Lands", Joint IAC/PAC Mtg Planning Update, RCERT Report, Tribal Effectiveness Monitoring Draft Module
  • REO Executive Director Recruitment
  • New Developments in LSRs
  • Aquatic Conservation Strategy Interpretation
  • REO Management Review
  • Interagency Restoration Project Tracking Database
June 2, 1999
  • Developments in Late-Successional Reserves
  • Aquatic Conservation Strategy Interpretation
  • Litigation
  • Survey & Manage Effort
  • Effectiveness Monitoring: Overview, Tribal Module, Socio-Economic Module, Preview of Effectiveness Monitoring for the October ISC Meeting
  • REO Management Review
  • Follow-up from the Interagency Steering Committee Mtg
  • REO Budget for FY 1999
  • REO Executive Director Recruitment Effort
May 13, 1999
  • Monitoring Program Roles and Responsibilities
n/a
May 6, 1999
  • Interagency Steering Committee Meeting Debrief
  • New Developments in LSRs
  • Aquatic Conservation Strategy Interpretation
  • Litigation Update
  • Preview IAC Agenda including Tribal Effectiveness Monitoring Charter Changes
  • Joint IAC/PAC Meeting Planning Update
  • Survey & Manage Effort Update
  • REO Executive Director Recruitment Effort
  • Special RIEC Meeting on Implementation of NWFP Monitoring
April 6, 1999
  • Clean Water Action Plan - Federal Coor. Team Mtg
  • Litigation Update
  • Survey and Manage Preview of the Proposed Action
  • Interagency Response to the GAO Report
  • Interagency Priority Budget Group for FY 2000-2002
  • Road Access Policy: Road Mileage in Key Watershed
  • Interagency Steering Committee Mtg Preparation
  • New Developments in LSRs
  • Aquatic Conservation Strategy Interpretation
  • Recruitment for the REO Executive Director
  • Joint IAC/PAC Meeting Planning
March 2, 1999
  • Imple. and Effect. Monitoring update
  • Effectiveness Monitoring Roles and Responsibility
  • Litigation Update
  • Survey & Manage Effort Update: EA, EIS, and Long-Term Plan
  • New Developments in LSRs
  • April ISC Meeting Preparation
  • REO Executive Director Recruitment Effort
  • Interagency Priority Budget Group
  • Aquatic Conservation Strategy Interpretation
February 4, 1999 n/a n/a
January 5, 1999 n/a n/a

1998 Meetings

Meeting Date Documents Agenda Topics Status Updates
December 9, 1998
  • New REO Executive Director
  • Letter to CEQ, asking for an ISC meeting at the end of April and October
  • New Developments in LSRs
  • Development of an interagency strategic plan
  • Aquatic Conservation Strategy letter
  • The ONRC lawsuit
  • The EIS and EA for Survey and Manage
  • Development of Socio-economic and Tribal effectiveness monitoring proposals
  • Development of the REO budget
November 5, 1998
  • New Developments in LSRs Interpretation
  • Aquatic Conservation Strategy Interpretation
  • Activity Information Sharing Notebook
  • Survey and Manage Efforts Update
  • Funding for Interagency Efforts
  • Implementation of Effectiveness Monitoring
  • Implementation Monitoring for FY 1997 Report
  • Implementation Monitoring for FY 1998
  • Lawsuit and Settlement Offer Update
October 6, 1998
  • Review REO interpretation of "Developments" in LSRs
  • Review Status of EA proposing a 1 Year delay for some S & M Species
  • IAC & RIEC meeting schedule for 1999
  • Efforts to develop the multi-year project planning and budgeting process
  • How the handoff is occurring regarding the implementation of effectiveness monitoring modules
August 6, 1998
  • S & M review options and agree on a regional proposal to take to the August 12 ISC meeting
  • Potential IAC Meeting Dates for 1999
  • Tribal Effectiveness Monitoring
  • ISC Meeting agenda, logistics, and update on attendance.
July 7, 1998
  • Debriefing from the Washington, D.C. meetings
  • Resolving the survey & manage issue, id of several options, including a "preferred" option
  • Proposed schedule leading to an ISC meeting
n/a
June 9, 1998
  • S & M: proposed changes in S & M report
  • Regional Sustainability Council
  • MOU: resolve a few issues
n/a
April 7, 1998
  • Cover memo by Jim Pipkin & Draft NWFP MOU Report
  • Implementation Monitoring Topics for FY 1998
  • Draft Interagency Strategy for 4th Anniversary of NFP
  • S & M Briefing/Status Report
March 3, 1998
  • NWFP MOU Discussion
  • Presentation on Oregon Forest Practices
  • Discuss the need/strategy for a coordinated federal agency response to the ForestWater Alliance
  • Status Report Work Group Chair
  • State of the Environment Report
February 5, 1998
  • Future regional federal executive meetings
  • Federal agency field trips
  • Status of the NFP MOU review
January 6, 1998 n/a n/a n/a

1997 Meetings

Meeting Date Documents Agenda Topics Status Updates
December 11, 1997 n/a n/a n/a
November 12, 1997 n/a n/a n/a
November 6, 1997
  • NSO, MaMu, and LSOG Effectiveness Monitoring
  • Aquatic/Riparian Effectiveness Monitoring
  • Social/Economic Effectiveness Monitoring
  • NFP MOU Review and Questionnaire
n/a
September 25, 1997
  • The 15% Retention issue
n/a
August 12, 1997
  • REO budget for FY 1998
  • Implementation of the socio-economic monitoring effort
  • Review the Northwest Forest Plan MOU
  • Interagency participation on the PAC and PIEC
n/a
June 17, 1997 n/a n/a
May 6, 1997
  • 15% Retention issue
  • REO budget
n/a
April 8, 1997 n/a n/a
March 11, 1997 n/a n/a
February 4, 1997
  • Watershed analysis process
  • Effectiveness monitoring
  • REO Rescission Act memo
n/a
January 7, 1997 n/a n/a

1996 Meetings

Meeting Date Documents Agenda Topics Status Updates
December 3, 1996
  • Coordination of post-Rescission Act activities
  • Status of Umpqua Basin Consultations
n/a
November 5, 1996
  • Potential effects of Rescission Act sales
n/a