Voluntary Stewardship Program (VSP) – Statewide Advisory Committee

Meeting dates and materials are updated regularly. View responsibilities of the VSP Statewide Advisory Committee.

Statewide Advisory Committee Meetings

This table will be updated as the committee schedules meetings – please check back

201820172016
DATELOCATIONAGENDAMINUTESMEETING MATERIALS
Friday, August 24, 2018, 8:00 am - 4:00 pmWashington State Farm Bureau, 975 Carpenter Rd. NE, Olympia, WA 98516 & by webinarAgenda
Friday, September 28, 2018, 8:00 am - 3:00 pmWashington State Farm Bureau, 975 Carpenter Rd. NE, Olympia, WA 98516 & by webinar
Friday, October 26, 2018, 8:00 am - 12:00 pmWashington State Farm Bureau, 975 Carpenter Rd. NE, Olympia, WA 98516 & by webinar
Friday, November 9, 2018, 8:00 am - 12:00 pmWashington State Farm Bureau, 975 Carpenter Rd. NE, Olympia, WA 98516 & by webinar
Friday, July 27, 2018, 8:00 am - 3:00 pmWashington State Farm Bureau, 975 Carpenter Rd. NE, Olympia, WA 98516 & by webinarAgenda
Wednesday, July 25, 2018, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmBy webinar and at the Conservation Commission, 300 Desmond Drive SE Lacey, WA 98503Agenda
Tuesday, June 19, 2018, 8:00 am - 3:00 pmWashington State Farm Bureau, 975 Carpenter Rd. NE, Olympia, WA 98516 & by webinarAgenda
Friday, May 25, 2018, 8:00 am - 12:00 pmWashington State Farm Bureau, 975 Carpenter Rd. NE, Olympia, WA 98516 & by webinarAgendaMinutes
Friday, April 27, 2018, 8:00 am - 3:00 pmWashington State Farm Bureau, 975 Carpenter Rd. NE, Olympia, WA 98516 & by webinarAgendaMinutes
Friday, March 30, 2018, 8:00 am - 3:00 pmWashington State Farm Bureau, 975 Carpenter Rd. NE, Olympia, WA 98516 & by webinarAgendaMinutes
Friday, February 23, 2018, 8:00 am - 11:00 amWashington State Farm Bureau, 975 Carpenter Rd. NE, Olympia, WA 98516 & by webinarAgendaMinutes
Friday, January 26, 2018, 8:00 am - 12:00 pmWashington State Farm Bureau, 975 Carpenter Rd. NE, Olympia, WA 98516 & by webinarAgendaMinutes
DATELOCATIONAGENDAMINUTESMEETING MATERIALS
Friday, December 15, 2017, 9:00 am - 3:00 pmWashington State Farm Bureau, 975 Carpenter Rd. NE, Olympia, WA 98516 & by webinarAgendaMinutesWebinar
Friday, November 17, 2017, 9:00 am - 3:00 pmWashington State Farm Bureau, 975 Carpenter Rd. NE, Olympia, WA 98516 & by webinarAgendaMinutesWebinar
Friday, August 25, 2017, 9:00 am - 3:00 pmWashington State Farm Bureau, 975 Carpenter Rd. NE, Olympia, WA 98516 & by webinarAgendaMinutesWebinar
Thursday, July 27, 2017, 9 am - 10 amConservation Commission conference room, 300 Desmond Drive SE, Lacey, WA and by webinarAgendaMinutesWebinar
Wednesday, July 12, 2017, 9 am - 12 noonConservation Commission conference room, 300 Desmond Drive SE, Lacey, WA and by webinar AgendaMinutesWebinar
Friday, March 10, 2017, 9 am - 3 pmDepartment of Ecology, R0A-36 – Auditorium room,
300 Desmond Drive, Lacey, WA 98503-1274;
Colville & webinar
AgendaMinutesWebinar;
VSP TP & SAC Policy Statement; VSP Monitoring document; VSP Monitoring toolbox framework
Wednesday, February 1, 2017Lacey & webinarAgendaMinutesWebinar;
Anchor QEA Draft WP;
Pacific County Draft WP;
Process Diagram for Formal VSP WP;
VSP and SMP memo
Wednesday, January 4, 2017, 8:30am-12pmLacey, Colville & webinarAgendaMinutesWebinar;
Thurston County VSP Draft WP;
Anchor QEA Draft WP
DATELOCATIONAGENDAMINUTESMEETING MATERIALS
Wednesday, November 9, 2016, 9am-3pmLacey, Colville & webinarAgendaMinutesWebinar
Tuesday, September 27, 2016, 8am-12pmLacey, Colville & webinarAgendaMinutes
Wednesday, August 31, 2016Lacey, Yakima, Colville & webinarAgendaMinutesSkagit WP PPT; Skagit Draft WP; Grant CO VSP Chart; OFP PPT; WSDA Ag Viability; WSCC Ag Viability; Grant CO VSP PPT
Monday, August 1, 2016Lacey, Spokane & webinarAgenda Minutes
Thursday, June 30, 2016Washington State Farm Bureau, 975 Carpenter Rd. NE, Olympia, WA 98516AgendaMinutes
Tuesday, May 24, 2016North Bend train depot, 205 McClellan St., North Bend, WAAgendaMinutes

Role and responsibilities:
  • Advises the Washington State Conservation Commission (SCC) and other agencies involved in the development and operation of the VSP.
  • Works with SCC executive director and VSP work groups to revise draft work plans that are rejected.
  • Statutorily designated members include two representatives each from environmental interests, agriculture, and counties, and two tribal representatives are invited to participate.
  • View a list of Statewide Advisory Committee members.
  • Policy Advisories.  The SCC is empowered to establish policies and procedures for implementing the VSP. The SCC, after consultation with the VSP Statewide Advisory Committee, provides these policy advisories to assist work groups with planning and implementing VSP:
Resources for VSP Administrators:
Contact:

Bill Eller, VSP Coordinator
State Conservation Commission
509.385.7512