BC-MT MOU Transboundary Flathead Technical Committee Meeting

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Date and Time: 
Apr 30, 2015 (All day) to May 1, 2015 (All day)

Location: Cranbrook, British Columbia

Meeting Objectives:

1. PAST—Review past efforts under the MOU

  • Mandates, sideboards provided by the MOU
  • September, 2012 MOU Technical Team meeting
  • Aquatic Adaptation Framework
  • May, 2014 MOU Executive Committee meeting and outcomes

2. PRESENT—Focus on transboundary collaborations in science and management

  • Review of existing transboundary science and management partnerships, including key fish, wildlife, and ecosystem initiatives in the Transboundary Flathead
  • Discuss jurisdictional barriers and opportunities related to transboundary collaborations
  • Discuss interface with regional initiatives (Forest Plan Revision, CMP, GNLCC Connectivity initiative, etc)

3. FUTURE—Next Steps

  • Opportunities for science and management applications
  • Future projects—planned and/or possible—with emphasis on collaborative efforts
  • Discuss next steps for this technical working group, including setting next meeting