The public was invited to attend meetings. For assistance and questions please contact Jeff Behan at [email protected].

Past Meetings

Online webinar task force meeting: Wednesday, 31 August 2016, 9:00am -12:00pm
Draft Report Overview Webinars: 18 August 2016, 9-10 am; 25 August 2016, 9-10 am

A 20-minute presentation of the report and offer time for questions and brief comments. Substantive comments can be submitted to the Task Force in writing.  The deadline for submitting comments is August 26, 2016 by 5:00pm and should be submitted to [email protected]. The Task Force will hold its final meeting via Webinar on August 31st (time yet to be determined) in order to discuss comments received.

Host - Institute for Natural Resources; Presenters - Barbara Bond and Dan Edge (co-Chairs); Moderator - Jane Barth


Tuesday, 26 July 2016 (8:30am-3:30pm) – Prineville


Wednesday, 25 May 2016 (9:00am-4:00pm) – Eugene
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Monday, 28 March 2016 (9:00am-4:00pm) – Salem


Monday, 8 February 2016 (9:00am-4:00pm) – Portland
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Examples of Other Science Review Processes 

  • California Council on Science and Technology 
  • EPA Science Advisory Board 
  • FEMA Science Review Process 
  • Independent Multidisciplinary Science Team 
  • Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change 
  • Independent Scientific Advisory Board 
  • National Academies of Sciences 
  • Washington State Academy of Sciences 


December 2015 Task Force Informational Meetings