0:06 Introduction and Issue Overview by President, Steve Bardwell
17:16 Laraine Turk Honoring Ruth Rieman, retiring Board member
20:15 Remarks by Ruth Rieman
21:16 Introduction and Remarks by Chris Clarke
41:16 Presentation by Brendan Cummings
1:20:05 Questions and Conversation with Chris Clarke and Brendan Cummings
In November a Draft Programmatic Environmental Assessment was published by the Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center and other agencies, proposing actions to manage widespread raven problems in California desert military locations. In response, Ed LaRue of the Desert Tortoise Council sent a comment letter that approves of the raven abatement project so far as it’s necessary to protect desert tortoise, but also recommends a number of changes.