Commission on the Environment and Water Quality – September 26, 2013 7:00 pm

CALL TO ORDER: Chairperson Pfund called the meeting to order at 7:06 pm

MEMBERS PRESENT:  A roll call of members was taken and a quorum was present.

Maureen Pfund

Barry LaRoy

Richard Micka- arrived 8:15pm

Jerry McKart

Ike Owens

Dan Stefanski

Brian Egen

Bonnie Finzel – Doster

Hal Weakly

Special Guest – Melanie Foose – MDNR

Jeanie Micka – Citizen

Michelle Bruneau – MDCH

Presentation By Michelle Bruneau – MDCH River Raisin Fish / Wildlife Consumption BUI

Sampling Plan was reviewed and a Motion by Bonnie Finzel – Doster to accept Plan as presented, Seconded by Ike Owens- motion passed.

Target Fish are Carp, Small Mouth Bass, Rock Bass

Fish will be collected in November 2013

Analysis will be conducted Winter 2013

Results Summer/ Fall 2014

Reviewed Fish Consumption Marketing Materials.

Presentation By Dan Stefanski

Reviewed DVD of the River Raisin Legacy Project – available on the Website

Reviewed DVD of September River Clean up 2013

Great lakes Restoration Program at the Henry Ford Oct. 18, 2013

EPA approved the BUI removal of Beach Closing and Eutrophication. Per Melanie Foose, MDEQ.

Adjournment: Motion to adjourn 8:30 pm by Dan S. seconded by Brian Egen. Passed.