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WCC Chairman Larry Bonde testifying on behalf of the Conservation Congress at a Natural Resources Board meeting.

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2015

Date Subject
September 23, 2015 Testimony to NRB on walleye bag/length limits in ceded territory waters
September 23, 2015 Testimony to NRB on 10-year Fish, Wildlife, & Habitat Plan and Wildlife Action Plan
August 12, 2015 Testimony to NRB on 2015 migratory bird hunting seasons
June 24, 2015 Letter to NRB on the early teal season and Columbia County shooting range
May 29, 2015 Letter to Joint Finance Committee on SB21 and AB 21 (budget items)
May 27, 2015 Annual convention report to the Natural Resources Board
May 22, 2015 Letter to Assembly Committee on Natural Resources and Sporting Heritage regarding AB 44
April 17, 2015 Media Release: Conservation Congress Supports Joint Finance Committee’s Actions on Natural Resources Board
April 17, 2015 Media Release: Wisconsin Conservation Congress Learn to Hunt Bear Tag Applications Due April 22
April 8, 2015 Testimony to NRB on Emergency Board Order FH-17-14(E), proposed rules affecting NR 20 and 23 related to modifications in walleye harvest management in Ceded Territory waters
April 8, 2015 Testimony to NRB on 10-year turkey management plan
April 7, 2015 Media Release: DNR Spring Hearings & Conservation Congress Annual County Meetings April 13, 2015
March 26, 2015 Media Release: Wisconsin Conservation Congress bolsters Youth Congress initiative
February 24, 2015 Testimony to NRB on Board Order WM-11-13 public hearing request: affecting chapters NR 1, 10, 12, 13, 19, and 45 related to deer management, hunting, and implementation of the 2012 white-tailed Deer Trustee's Report
February 24, 2015 Testimony to NRB on approval of white-tailed deer population objectives for each Wisconsin deer management unit
February 23, 2015 Media Release: Wisconsin Conservation Congress opposes proposed change to Natural Resources Board; urges citizens to take action by contacting their legislators
January 28, 2015 Testimony to NRB on 2015 WCC spring hearing advisory questions
January 28, 2015 Testimony to NRB on Youth Conservation Congress update
January 28, 2015 Testimony to NRB on 2015 bear harvest quotas

The Conservation Chronicle

The Conservation Chronicle is the semiannual newsletter of the Wisconsin Conservation Congress. Check out our most recent edition, or the archives, below.

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Last revised: Thursday July 20 2017