The Indiana Natural
Resources Commission will hold its next bimonthly meeting at 10 a.m. (ET)
Tuesday, Jan. 15, Tuesday, at Fort Harrison State Park, in the Garrison
Ballroom, 6002 N. Post Road in Indianapolis.
Among the items on
the NRC’s agenda: consideration of the dedication of the Lydick Bog Nature
Preserve in St. Joseph County; consideration of final action on adding 312
IAC 18-3-25 governing prohibited invasive terrestrial plants; and
consideration of establishment of the Tall Oaks Lake Conservancy District.
The NRC is an
autonomous board that addresses topics pertaining to the Indiana Department
of Natural Resources. NRC members include the DNR director, heads of three
other state agencies (Environmental Management, Tourism Development, and
Transportation), six citizens appointed by the governor on a bipartisan
basis, the chair of the DNR’s advisory council, and the president of the
Indiana Academy of Science.