Central Oregon Bitterbrush Broads • Entered by Mary Fleischmann on February 1, 2021
Annual membership meeting/broadchat
January 27, 2021
Participants and Hours
|Pre Planning hours||1|
|Post Admin hours||1.5|
Key Issue: Multiple apply
Activity Type: Broadband Meeting (prep, implementation & follow up)
Key Partners: ONDA; Oregon Wild
Short Description of Activity
Annual membership meeting…overview of potential stewardship projects as well as ideas for broadchats for 2021. Explained BRATS and also highlighted some possible National broadwalks in the near future.
Outlined broadchats for Feb, March and April – potential road surveys (what that looks like and why we are doing them); 21″ screening rule (what are next steps);Invasive species/weed pulling (education on vegetation monitoring and how to report sites with invasive species). Talked about a couple of stewardship project potentials, road monitoring at Mill Creek (outside of Prineville); 3 trips out to show before and after pictures of damage of grazing in riparian areas in the Ochoco’s; Possible stewardship project in the Middle Fork of John Day area. Scott again came forward to offer information regarding hikes and directions to them – since he won’t be able to lead them due to COVID. Also a possibility of camping and stewardship project in the Blue Mountains. Also talked about possible hikes and camping at Mt. Malhuer Field Station.