Notice of Mille Lacs Fisheries Advisory Committee meeting

Notice of Mille Lacs Fisheries Advisory Committee meeting

February 24, 2021 News -- KKIN-KFGI-KLKS-WWWI 0

The Mille Lacs Fisheries Advisory Committee (MLFAC) will meet 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 24, via online videoconference. The agenda will cover a season update, a discussion on open water regulations, an update on the draft lake management plan, and new committee member recruitment. 

Members of the public may observe MLFAC meetings, but these meetings serve primarily as a way for the committee to hold group discussions. Fifteen minutes are reserved for public comments and questions. For the upcoming online meeting, members of the public who wish to observe the meeting or speak during the public comment period should contact millelacs.fisheries@state.mn.us by Wednesday at noon. Meeting minutes will be posted after the meeting on the Mille Lacs Lake management page.

Individuals with a disability who need a reasonable accommodation to participate in this event, please contact the Mille Lacs Lake area fisheries office by email at millelacs.fisheries@state.mn.us or by phone at 320-692-0085 or using your preferred Telecommunications Relay Provider.

The committee has been active since October 2015. Its purpose is to advise the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) on the State of Minnesota’s fisheries management program for Mille Lacs Lake.

For more information about DNR’s management of Mille Lacs Lake and how to get involved, visit the Mille Lacs Lake management page. To sign up to receive these email updates, click on “Newsletter” on the left menu and enter your email in the blue box on the page.