Fish And Game Commission Public Meeting To Discuss Equality Issues

The following is courtesy of the California Fish And Game Commission:

Greetings fish and wildlife stakeholder,
The California Fish and Game Commission has expressed its commitment to championing justice, equity, diversity and inclusion, and is advancing the development of its Justice, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (JEDI) Plan. The Commission approved a JEDI work plan at its April 2021 meeting, and is now seeking your input as we develop a JEDI policy statement and a set of related definitions.
Listening Session and Discussion
Commission’s Justice, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Plan:
Policy statement and related definitions
How to provide your feedback on the draft policy statements and list of possible terms to define:
  1. Send your written comments to by Friday, November 12.
  2. Participate in a public listening session and discussion:
Date: November 17, 2021
Time: 4:30 – 6:30 pm
Where: Via Zoom or Phone
Session materials can be found here, and instructions on joining the meeting will be posted on the Commission’s website one week
prior to the session. No pre-registration is required.
Are you interested in learning more about the Commission’s JEDI plan, and participating in its development? Please join our electronic mailing list here.
It’s important to the Commission that diverse voices and communities contribute to the development of the JEDI plan. Do you know a person or group who would be interested in participating in the plan development? Please let us know, and we’ll be happy to explore how we can best engage with them.
Melissa Miller-Henson
Executive Director
California Fish and Game Commission