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Due to COVID-19 the January 2022 SAG meeting will be held virtually. Registration is required for public attendees to receive a webinar link. For more information, please click here.


Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) has convened a Technical Working Group (TWG) and a Stakeholder Advisory Group (SAG) to serve as advisory bodies to the agency as the Commission and CPW staff develop the plan to restore and manage gray wolves in Colorado no later than December 31, 2023.

Technical Working Group: The TWG will contribute expertise towards the development of conservation objectives, management strategies, and damage prevention and compensation planning. Information about the TWG members is available at the CPW website. Summaries of TWG meetings will be posted to this website.

Stakeholder Advisory Group: The SAG will provide a range of viewpoints from diverse geographic areas of the state and propose considerations for the plans developed by the TWG. Information about the SAG members is available at the CPW website. Summaries of SAG meetings will be posted to this website.

To support openness and transparency, all meetings of the SAG shall be open to public observation in person. Public comment opportunities will be offered at SAG meetings. CPW shall determine when opportunities for public comment will be offered, and in what format. Information about meetings and public comment opportunities will be provided publicly in advance via this website.

SAG Meetings

Date(s)

Location

Meeting Agenda

Meeting Summary

June 25

Salida

June 2021 Agenda

June 2021 Meeting Summary

July 27

Craig

July 2021 Agenda

July 2021 Meeting Summary

August 25

Salida

August 2021 Agenda

August 2021 Meeting Summary

September 22

Grand Junction

September 2021 Agenda

September 2021 Meeting Summary

October 27

Glenwood Springs

October 2021 Agenda

October 2021 Meeting Summary

November 15

Colorado Springs

November 2021 Agenda

November 2021 Meeting Summary

December 14-15: Joint meeting with TWG and SAG.

Denver

December 2021 Agenda

December 2021 Meeting Summary

January 26-27Virtual or HybridJanuary 2022 AgendaTBA
February 23-24Glenwood SpringsTBATBA
March 23-24MontroseTBATBA
April 27-28Grand JunctionTBATBA
May 25-26DivideTBATBA
June 23-24DurangoTBATBA
Future SAG meeting dates and locations TBA


TWG Meetings

Date(s)

Location

Meeting Summary

June 15

Virtual

June 2021 Meeting Summary

July 20

Virtual

July 2021 Meeting Summary

August 18

Virtual

August 2021 Meeting Summary

September 15

Virtual

September 2021 Meeting Summary

October 20

Virtual

October 2021 Meeting Summary

November 17

Virtual

November 2021 Meeting Summary

December 14-15: Joint meeting with TWG and SAG.

Denver

December 2021 Meeting Summary

January 19VirtualTBA
February 16VirtualTBA
March 16VirtualTBA
April 20VirtualTBA
May 18VirtualTBA
June 15VirtualTBA
Future meeting dates to be announced.


Public Participation & Comment Guidelines: Colorado Wolf Restoration and Management Plan Stakeholder Advisory Group (SAG) Meetings

January 2022 Meeting Information

Due to COVID-19, the January 2022 SAG meeting will be held virtually. The meeting will take place in the 12 - 6 PM MT January 26th and 8 AM - 3 PM MT January 27th. Public comment will be held January 26th, approximately according to the times posted on the agenda.

Registration is required for public attendees to receive a webinar link. To register, please complete the registration information at the following links:

Day 1 – January 26thSAG for the Wolf Restoration and Management Plan

Day 2 – January 27th – SAG for the Wolf Restoration and Management Plan

To attend both days of the meeting, you must register at both links.

Public Comment: If you wish to make a public comment, indicate on the Day 1 – January 26th – SAG for the Wolf Restoration and Management Plan registration form whether you would like to make a comment.

A lottery system will be used to determine the order of public comments. Public comment registration will be open until Monday, January 24th, 11:59 PM MT. After the public comment registration period has closed, all who have signed up to comment will be assigned a unique ID. Unique IDs will be randomly sorted via a double-blind process. Each public commenter will be given 3 minutes and the number of public comments will be limited to the time on the agenda (45 minutes or approximately 15 comments). Preference for comments will be given first to Colorado publicly elected officials, then to Colorado residents, and finally to commenters from out of state.

Public Participation Guidelines

  • Meetings of the SAG are open to in-person public observation.
  • No virtual attendance option is available for in-person SAG meetings.
  • Summaries of SAG meetings will be posted to the gray wolf restoration public engagement website, wolfengagementco.org.
  • Disruptive observers, protestors, or commenters may be removed at the discretion of CPW and Keystone staff. Members of the public should not approach the table during the meeting except when called upon during the public comment period.

Public Comment Guidelines

  • Comment substance
    • Public comments should be offered as related to the purpose and current agenda topics of the Stakeholder Advisory Group.
    • Public comments should be relevant to the development of the Wolf Restoration & Management Plan and should not be a relitigation of Proposition 114.
    • Speakers should try to be as concise as possible and avoid repeating comments already made by others.
    • Be respectful of different points of view; no personal attacks.
    • There will not be follow up questions or discussion by SAG members on individual public comments during the public comment session.
  • Time and sequence
    • Public comment will occur only during the designated time on the agenda.
    • Those requesting to make public comments must pre-register.
    • Elected officials will be limited to five (5) minutes and will speak first.
    • Public comments will be limited to three (3) minutes per speaker and speaking order
    • Public comment may require pre registration; please check back at this page for information on specific meetings.
    • It is possible that not all who request time to speak will be able to as the total amount of time for public comment will be limited to the time set on the agenda.
    • Ideally, organized groups should identify one spokesperson for public comment.
  • Additional public comment opportunities
    • Visit wolfengagementco.org and consider signing up for CPW’s Gray Wolf Reintroduction eNews to get the latest updates on the planning process and public engagement opportunities.
    • Written comments can also be submitted online.
    • Public comment guidelines may be updated for future meetings.

Due to COVID-19 the January 2022 SAG meeting will be held virtually. Registration is required for public attendees to receive a webinar link. For more information, please click here.


Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) has convened a Technical Working Group (TWG) and a Stakeholder Advisory Group (SAG) to serve as advisory bodies to the agency as the Commission and CPW staff develop the plan to restore and manage gray wolves in Colorado no later than December 31, 2023.

Technical Working Group: The TWG will contribute expertise towards the development of conservation objectives, management strategies, and damage prevention and compensation planning. Information about the TWG members is available at the CPW website. Summaries of TWG meetings will be posted to this website.

Stakeholder Advisory Group: The SAG will provide a range of viewpoints from diverse geographic areas of the state and propose considerations for the plans developed by the TWG. Information about the SAG members is available at the CPW website. Summaries of SAG meetings will be posted to this website.

To support openness and transparency, all meetings of the SAG shall be open to public observation in person. Public comment opportunities will be offered at SAG meetings. CPW shall determine when opportunities for public comment will be offered, and in what format. Information about meetings and public comment opportunities will be provided publicly in advance via this website.

SAG Meetings

Date(s)

Location

Meeting Agenda

Meeting Summary

June 25

Salida

June 2021 Agenda

June 2021 Meeting Summary

July 27

Craig

July 2021 Agenda

July 2021 Meeting Summary

August 25

Salida

August 2021 Agenda

August 2021 Meeting Summary

September 22

Grand Junction

September 2021 Agenda

September 2021 Meeting Summary

October 27

Glenwood Springs

October 2021 Agenda

October 2021 Meeting Summary

November 15

Colorado Springs

November 2021 Agenda

November 2021 Meeting Summary

December 14-15: Joint meeting with TWG and SAG.

Denver

December 2021 Agenda

December 2021 Meeting Summary

January 26-27Virtual or HybridJanuary 2022 AgendaTBA
February 23-24Glenwood SpringsTBATBA
March 23-24MontroseTBATBA
April 27-28Grand JunctionTBATBA
May 25-26DivideTBATBA
June 23-24DurangoTBATBA
Future SAG meeting dates and locations TBA


TWG Meetings

Date(s)

Location

Meeting Summary

June 15

Virtual

June 2021 Meeting Summary

July 20

Virtual

July 2021 Meeting Summary

August 18

Virtual

August 2021 Meeting Summary

September 15

Virtual

September 2021 Meeting Summary

October 20

Virtual

October 2021 Meeting Summary

November 17

Virtual

November 2021 Meeting Summary

December 14-15: Joint meeting with TWG and SAG.

Denver

December 2021 Meeting Summary

January 19VirtualTBA
February 16VirtualTBA
March 16VirtualTBA
April 20VirtualTBA
May 18VirtualTBA
June 15VirtualTBA
Future meeting dates to be announced.


Public Participation & Comment Guidelines: Colorado Wolf Restoration and Management Plan Stakeholder Advisory Group (SAG) Meetings

January 2022 Meeting Information

Due to COVID-19, the January 2022 SAG meeting will be held virtually. The meeting will take place in the 12 - 6 PM MT January 26th and 8 AM - 3 PM MT January 27th. Public comment will be held January 26th, approximately according to the times posted on the agenda.

Registration is required for public attendees to receive a webinar link. To register, please complete the registration information at the following links:

Day 1 – January 26thSAG for the Wolf Restoration and Management Plan

Day 2 – January 27th – SAG for the Wolf Restoration and Management Plan

To attend both days of the meeting, you must register at both links.

Public Comment: If you wish to make a public comment, indicate on the Day 1 – January 26th – SAG for the Wolf Restoration and Management Plan registration form whether you would like to make a comment.

A lottery system will be used to determine the order of public comments. Public comment registration will be open until Monday, January 24th, 11:59 PM MT. After the public comment registration period has closed, all who have signed up to comment will be assigned a unique ID. Unique IDs will be randomly sorted via a double-blind process. Each public commenter will be given 3 minutes and the number of public comments will be limited to the time on the agenda (45 minutes or approximately 15 comments). Preference for comments will be given first to Colorado publicly elected officials, then to Colorado residents, and finally to commenters from out of state.

Public Participation Guidelines

  • Meetings of the SAG are open to in-person public observation.
  • No virtual attendance option is available for in-person SAG meetings.
  • Summaries of SAG meetings will be posted to the gray wolf restoration public engagement website, wolfengagementco.org.
  • Disruptive observers, protestors, or commenters may be removed at the discretion of CPW and Keystone staff. Members of the public should not approach the table during the meeting except when called upon during the public comment period.

Public Comment Guidelines

  • Comment substance
    • Public comments should be offered as related to the purpose and current agenda topics of the Stakeholder Advisory Group.
    • Public comments should be relevant to the development of the Wolf Restoration & Management Plan and should not be a relitigation of Proposition 114.
    • Speakers should try to be as concise as possible and avoid repeating comments already made by others.
    • Be respectful of different points of view; no personal attacks.
    • There will not be follow up questions or discussion by SAG members on individual public comments during the public comment session.
  • Time and sequence
    • Public comment will occur only during the designated time on the agenda.
    • Those requesting to make public comments must pre-register.
    • Elected officials will be limited to five (5) minutes and will speak first.
    • Public comments will be limited to three (3) minutes per speaker and speaking order
    • Public comment may require pre registration; please check back at this page for information on specific meetings.
    • It is possible that not all who request time to speak will be able to as the total amount of time for public comment will be limited to the time set on the agenda.
    • Ideally, organized groups should identify one spokesperson for public comment.
  • Additional public comment opportunities
    • Visit wolfengagementco.org and consider signing up for CPW’s Gray Wolf Reintroduction eNews to get the latest updates on the planning process and public engagement opportunities.
    • Written comments can also be submitted online.
    • Public comment guidelines may be updated for future meetings.
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