July 17, 2003 MEETING MINUTES

 

The regular membership of the Idaho State B.A.S.S. Federation was called to order by President J.C. Worthen at 7:30 P.M. at the Tri State Marine. There were 12 officers, representatives and guests present.

 

The minutes of June 2003 were approved as written.

 

TREASURY REPORT: The Treasury report was approved.

 

INTRODUCTIONS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS:

 

COMMITTEE REPORTS:

 

YOUTH: Scyler Hill

 

The Eastern division will be holding a C.A.S.T. event on Lake Walcott 7/26. They are expecting 30-40 kids. The Elks are furnishing the Barbeque.

 

Tackle is needed for the Black Canyon event 8/23

CONSERVATION: Conservation Officer STEVE BURK

 

Idaho Fish & Game has proposed draining Cascade Reservoir and poisoning it to rebuild the perch fishery. A meeting is being held April 23 to discuss the details. Allan Chandler will attend and present the Federations support for the proposal. He will offer the Federations help for fish rescue and structure building projects.

 

TOURNAMENT DIRECTOR:

        South Qualifier Aug 16 at Owyhee

        East Qualifier Aug 16 at Milner

        North Qualifier Aug 16 Pend Orielle River

 

We have not received any results from the Northern division so do not know their participation level, if any.

 

All clubs holding tournaments on Owyhee must have B.A.S.S. insurance certificate.

 

 

 

 

COMMUNICATION: Steve Day

OLD BUSINESS:

        The September meeting will be held in Twin Falls. Location TBD

 

 

NEW BUSINESS:

 

It was reported that Al Smith was fired as National Director. The divisional rep.s are scheduled to meet with ESPN/BASS at this point. More information will be available after the Classic.

 

There being no more new business, President Worthen reminded all that the next meeting would be on August 21, 2003 at TriState Marine. The meeting adjourned at 8:30p.m.

 

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Secretary

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