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Regional Resource Stewardship Council
September 21, 2000
Location: TVA Office Complex, Missionary Ridge Building, 1101 Market Street, Chattanooga, Tennessee
Meeting room:
John Ross Room, first floor


All times are Eastern Daylight Time

8:30 a.m.

Convene Full Council
Chairman’s welcome: Mayor Eddie Smith
Review of agenda: Jim Creighton


10:30 - 11:00 a.m. National Environmental Policy Act
Barry Walton, Office of the General Counsel, TVA

9:15 - 10:45 a.m. Briefings on Published Economic Analyses of Water Allocation Alternatives and Q&A with presenters  
   9:15 - 9:45 a.m. “Economic and Fiscal Consequences of TVA’s Drawdown of Cherokee and Douglas Lakes,” published October 1998

Presenter and project director:
Dr. Matthew N. Murray, Associate Director, Center for Business and Economic Research, College of Business Administration, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
    9:45 - 10:15 a.m.

“The Economic Impact of Alternate TVA Lake Management Policies," prepared for the Mountain Lakes Study Commission, published September 1997

Presenter and principal investigator:
Dr. Jackie Sellers, Associate Director,
Georgia Environmental and Technologies Consortium, and Associate Professor of Biology and Agricultural Engineering, University of Georgia, Athens

  10:15 - 10:45 a.m.

“Economic Value and Impacts of Outdoor Recreation at Western North Carolina Lakes Under Different Management Alternatives," published May 1990

Presenter and principal investigator:
Dr. H. Ken Cordell, Senior Scientist and
Project Leader, Recreation, Wilderness and Demographic Trends, USDA Forest Service, U.S. Forestry Sciences Laboratory, Athens, Georgia


10:45 - 11 a.m. Break  

11 a.m. - noon Public Comments  

Noon - 1:00 p.m. Adjourn for Lunch  

1:00 - 1:45 p.m. Overview of Seasonal Aquatic Plant Management  
 1:00 - 1:30 p.m. Dan Ferry, TVA Resource Stewardship  
 1:30 - 1:45 p.m.

Aquatic Plants on Guntersville Reservoir
Mayor James Townson, Guntersville, Alabama (invited)
Judy Miller, Chair of Guntersville aquatic plants stakeholder group (invited)


1:45 p.m. Council adjourns until 3:30
Individual Subcommittee Meetings

3:30 - 4:30 p.m. Reports from Subcommittees  

4:30 - 5:00 p.m.

Planning for November 1 meeting


5:00 p.m. Council Adjourns  


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