March 20, 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 February 2002 were approved as written.

 

TREASURY REPORT: The Treasurer reported a balance of $11,503.74 of which $2780.82 is Conservation; 927.47 in the South Operating fund, ($1605.36)Youth; $5,527.43 South State Team and $3,472.23 in General Funds. Treasury report was approved.

 

INTRODUCTIONS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS:

 

COMMITTEE REPORTS:

 

YOUTH: Skyler Hill

 

Casting Kids State Finals was held Feb. 22 at TriState Open House

Winners were David Schmidt form North Idaho and Ethan Compton from Magic Valley

 

Skyler and JC are planning club visits to promote Youth chapters

 

Magic Valley Bassmasters will be holding a Casting Kids competition 4/26-27

 

CONSERVATION: Conservation Officer STEVE BURK

 

The xmas tree plant held March 8 was successful with rep.s from Snake River Bassmasters and Idaho Bassmasters participating. The project received good media coverage.

 

Washington State Federation has a large ongoing project. Steve would like some ideas to perhaps model after theirs. Any ideas? Planting willow cuttings near lake shores was suggested.

 

Permits have been applied for to plant trees in Cascade reservoir. We are waiting for further info.

 

We still have some signs available for distribution.

 

 

TOURNAMENT DIRECTOR::

        South Qualifier April 19 at CJ Strike

         

 

 

 

COMMUNICATION: Steve Day

The next newsletter will be out by June 1. Send Steve articles.

 

OLD BUSINESS:

        The April 17 board meeting will be held in Twin Falls at the Creekside Restaurant. $8.00 dinner special

 

 

NEW BUSINESS:

 

A benefit tournament was held for Dave Withers that raised $1,400.00. Six clubs were represented.

 

The release boat will be used at the IBM Open, BBB Open, and the Mtn. Home Open

 

 

 

There being no more new business, President Worthen reminded all that the next meeting would be on April 17, 2003 in Twin Falls. The meeting adjourned at 8:30p.m.

 

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Secretary

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