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March 8, 2021 District Meeting Agenda and Minutes (virtual meeting)

Missoula Conservation District – March 8, 2021, Meeting at 7:00 pm
For access information please contact Barb Kreis at, or 406-303-3427 or Radley Watkins at or text 406-214-5131

03-08-21 Approved Minutes

I. Call Meeting to Order

II. Minutes/Treasurer’s Report

III. Public Comment

IV. NRCS Report

V. 310 Permit Applications

MS-30-20 – (Tabled 11/09/20) Marie Ann Zens Kimerly – Lolo Creek – Bank Stabilization
Geocode: 04-2091-33-3-01-04-0000

MS-32-20 – (Tabled 12/14/20) James Schlinger – Barber Creek – Bridge and Stream Manipulation
Geocode: 04-2992-19-1-01-11-0000

MS-05-21 – Mark Cheff – Twin Creek – Culvert Installation
Geocode: 04-2328-35-1-01-02-0000

MS-06-21 – Cory Miller obo Tom & Chris McCall – O’Keefe Creek – Repair existing irrigation diversion & install pump case and screen
Geocode: 04-2325-20-2-02-03-0000

MS-07-21 – Watershed Consulting Obo Ami Vitale & Matthias Scheiblehner – Bank Stabilization
Geocode: 04-2200-11-3-05-40-0000

MS-08-21 – Ron Pierce Obo Scott Tucker – Gilbert Creek – Bridge Construction/Channel Alteration/Irrigation Structure
Geocode: 04-1978-27-1-01-01-0000

VI. 310 Complaints

CM-06-20 (Re: MS-31-20, AWM 11/09/20) – Mark and Cassandra Rideg and William Rideg – Spring Creek – Dam Building/Maintenance
Geocode: 04-2427-07-1-01-01-0000 and 04-2427-07-1-02-08-0000

CM-01-21 – Tana Doyle – Lolo Creek – Vegetation Removal Riparian Buffer
Geocode: 04-2092-35-4-08-12-0000

VII. Existing Violations

CM-08-19 (Re: CM-02-20, Violation & MS-04-20, Denied) – James Schlinger – Barber Creek – Excavation on Creek and Banks
Geocode: 04-2992-19-1-01-11-0000

CM-02-20 (Re: CM-08-19, Violation & MS-04-20, Denied) – James Schlinger – Barber Creek – Bridge & Road Work
Geocode: 04-2992-19-1-01-11-0000
CM-09-20 – (Re: MS-04-21, AWM 02/08/21) Carl Graumann – Clark Fork River – Vegetation Removal
Geocode: 04-2200-17-2-01-12-0000

VIII. 310 Inquiries & Issues
A. Creighton Subdivision

IX. Reports
A. County Attorney
B. Montana FWP
C. Bitter Root RC&D
D. District Committees
E. Planning Board Update
F. Missoula CD Employees
i. Kreis resignation
G. Other Reports

X. New Business
A. Correspondence
i. Fire in the Crown of the Continent
ii. Upper Columbia Conservation Commission CD Representative
iii. Channel Migration Zone Mapping Project
B. Other New Business

XI. Old Business
A. Stakeholders
i. DNRC State Lands – Lease Sites
ii. MSU Extension/Weed District

B. Programs
i. District Grant Program
1. District Grants
a. Envirothon
2. DNRC Sponsored Grants
a. Weed District – Montana Biocontrol Field Guide
b. Purcell – Environmental Contingency Grant
ii. Equipment Program
iii. Pollinator Program

C. Other Old Business

XII. Payment of Bills and Claims/Adjournment

The next Missoula Conservation District meeting is scheduled for Monday, April 12, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. via Zoom video conference.