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Hearings and Meetings Calendar

Pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act, reasonable accommodations, including the provision of informational material in an alternative format, will be provided for qualified individuals with disabilities upon request. Please call the contact person listed for the meeting or hearing with specific information on your request before the date of the scheduled hearing.

Note: Actual end times may be earlier or later than scheduled. Hearing dates and times are subject to change. Please verify meeting dates and times prior to attendance.

March 2021
Friday March 5

Wildlife Rehabilitation Advisory Council

Date: 03/05/2021

Time: 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Location: Virtual

Contact 

Amanda Kamps, Amanda.Kamps@wisconsin.gov or 608-712-5280

Details 

The Wildlife Rehabilitation Advisory Council will meet by Zoom. The committee will be discussing the wildlife rehabilitation sponsorship designation form. 

Join the Zoom Meeting.
Meeting ID: 889 0638 9517; Passcode: 4ef7Uw

2021-03-05T15:30:00 - 2021-03-05T16:30:00
Tuesday March 9

Wisconsin Council on Forestry | Research

Council on Forestry - Forestry Funding Committee

Date: 03/09/2021

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Location: Virtual

Contact 

Faye Bokelman, FayeA.Bokelman@wisconsin.gov or 608-438-0229

Details 

The Council on Forestry's Forestry Funding Committee will meet virtually via Zoom. The agenda will be focused on review of DNR research questions and a decision will be made regarding committee prioritization of research questions.


Join the Zoom Meeting. 
Meeting ID: 974 8810 0025
Join via phone by calling 312-626-6799; Access Code: 97488100025

View the Agenda.

2021-03-09T11:00:00 - 2021-03-09T12:00:00
Wednesday March 10

Proposed emergency administrative rule | Regulations | Fishing

Public hearing on an emergency rule EmR2104 (Board Order FH-17-20 (E)), to revise ch. NR 20 relating to Minocqua Chain walleye harvest regulations

Date: 03/10/2021

Time: 3:00 p.m. - End of Agenda

Location: Virtual

Contact 

Meredith Penthorn, Meredith.Penthorn@wisconsin.gov or 608-316-0080

Details 

This emergency rule will extend the existing walleye harvest regulation on the Minocqua Chain of Lakes (consisting of Kawaguesaga, Minocqua, Mid, Little Tomahawk and Tomahawk lakes) for the 2021 fishing season. The current regulation expired in April 2020.

The public has the opportunity to testify at the hearing. Registration will take place at the hearing by completing a Hearing Appearance form. Pre-registration is strongly encouraged if you plan to provide spoken comments during the hearing. To pre-register, please download and complete the fillable Hearing Appearance form and send it to Meredith.Penthorn@wisconsin.gov.

Join Zoom online
Join by phone: 1-312-626-6799
Meeting ID: 871 6379 4565

Public Hearing Notice
Proposed Emergency Administrative Rules

2021-03-10T15:00:00 - 2021-03-10T15:15:00
Wednesday March 10

Fishing

Lake Superior Commercial Fishing Board

Date: 03/10/2021

Time: 5:00 p.m. - End of Agenda

Location: Virtual

Contact 

Bradley Ray, Bradley.Ray@wisconsin.gov or 715-779-4036

Details 

The Lake Superior Commercial Fishing Board (LSCFB) will meet to discuss trap net rules and specifications; a prioritized list of activities for LSCFB to pursue; and other topics. 

Join by Zoom.
Join via phone by calling 312-626-6799; Access Code: 889 2694 5530.

View the Agenda.

2021-03-10T17:00:00 - 2021-03-10T17:15:00
Thursday March 11

Environmental Protection | Public Health | Drinking Water

Drinking Water and Groundwater Study Group

Date: 03/11/2021

Time: 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Location: Virtual

Contact 

Carly Marty, carlyn.marty@wisconsin.gov or 608-266-2726

Details 

The Study Group is a stakeholder working group that addresses policy and technical topics relevant to the Drinking Water and Groundwater Program. An agenda and additional information can be found on the DG Study Group webpage


Join Zoom meeting.
Join via phone by calling 312-626-6799; Access Code: 955 0388 8015#

2021-03-11T09:30:00 - 2021-03-11T12:00:00
Thursday March 11

Deer Advisory Committee | Enforcement | Monitoring | Recreation | Regulations | Wildlife Habitat

DNR Deer Advisory Committee

Date: 03/11/2021

Time: 1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Location: Virtual

Contact 

Jeff Pritzl, Jeffrey.Pritzl@wisconsin.gov or 920-366-3450 

Details 

The Wisconsin DNR deer advisory committee will meet virtually to discuss annual deer season updates.

Join by phone at 608-316-9000; Meeting Code: 63637938#

2021-03-11T13:00:00 - 2021-03-11T15:30:00
Thursday March 11

Green Tier Advisors | Environmental Protection | Business | Financial Assistance | Industry | Regulations | Green Tier

Economic Development And Green Environment (EDGE) Advisory Team

Date: 03/11/2021

Time: 1:00 p.m. - End of Agenda

Location: Virtual

Contact 

Weston Wegener, Weston.Wegener@Wisconsin.Gov or 608-267-9753

Details 

The EDGE Advisory Team provides input to Department of Natural Resources staff on the implementation of the EDGE pilot program established under 2017 Wisconsin Act 70. 

Join Zoom Meeting

Or join via phone: 312-626-6799

Meeting ID: 849 8231 4856

Passcode: 736710

2021-03-11T13:00:00 - 2021-03-11T13:15:00
Thursday March 11

Fisheries Advisory Council | Regulations | Monitoring | Enforcement | Environmental Protection | Fishing

Lake Michigan Whitefish Virtual Meeting

Date: 03/11/2021

Time: 6:00 p.m. - End of Agenda

Location: Virtual

Contact 

Bradley Eggold, Bradley.Eggold@wisconsin.gov or 414-303-0138

Details 

The Wisconsin DNR will be developing new regulations for the lake whitefish commercial industry. To gain stakeholder participation from a wide variety of sources, the DNR will host a virtual public meeting to hear from anyone interested in Lake Michigan whitefish and discuss the Green Bay lake whitefish emergency rule.

Join the Zoom
Join via phone by calling 1-301-715-8592; Access Code: 818 4602 9847. 
To view the informational presentation that will be shared during this meeting, using a computer and the Zoom link is recommended.

2021-03-11T18:00:00 - 2021-03-11T18:15:00
Friday March 12

Brownfields Study Group | Business | Construction | Enforcement | Environmental Protection | Industry | Monitoring | Brownfields

Wisconsin Brownfields Study Group Meeting

Date: 03/12/2021

Time: 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Location: Virtual

Contact 

Mick Skwarok, Michael.Skwarok@wisconsin.gov or 608-400-9218

Details 

The Brownfields Study Group was created in 1998 at the direction of the governor and state Legislature to evaluate Wisconsin's current brownfields initiatives and recommend changes, as well as propose additional incentives for the cleanup and reuse of abandoned or underused properties with real or perceived contamination. The study group continues to drive important brownfields policy changes in Wisconsin.

Join the Zoom Meeting. 
Join via phone by calling 1-312-626-6799; Access Code: 898 3860 1399#.

An agenda and other information will be posted on the Study Group's webpage.

2021-03-12T08:30:00 - 2021-03-12T12:00:00
Friday March 12

Urban Forestry Council | Environmental Protection | Monitoring | Recreation | Urban Forests

Wisconsin Urban Forestry Council Meeting

Date: 03/12/2021

Time: 9:30 a.m. - End of Agenda

Location: Virtual

Contact 

Sara Minkoff, Sara.Minkoff@wisconsin.gov or 608-669-5447

Details 

The DNR Wisconsin Urban Forestry Council will convene virtually via Zoom. Meetings of the Urban Forestry Council are public meetings and open to participation by any member of the public. If you would like to participate in this meeting, please contact Sara Minkoff prior to March 8 to obtain access information for the meeting.

The purpose of the Urban Forestry Council is to advise the DNR on the best ways to preserve, protect, expand and improve Wisconsin's urban and community forest resources. Note: Meeting dates, times and locations are subject to change; please verify prior to attendance.

Join Zoom Meeting
Join via phone by calling US: 312-626-6799; Access Code: 89511704537#

2021-03-12T09:30:00 - 2021-03-12T09:45:00