Working groups

The Interagency Task Force on Economic Growth and Endangered Species creates informal working groups to gather information from experts and input from stakeholders about species and the impact listings decisions may have. These meetings are all open to the public and posted below as soon as they are scheduled.

Advisory committees

The task force may be assisted in its work by formal advisory committees. These groups help find solutions to specific issues and report back to the task force with recommendations. These meetings are open to the public and are posted below as soon as they are scheduled.

Work group meetings

Upcoming meetings of the freshwater mussels workgroup

  • 19 Jul 2017, 9a to 4p | Stephen F Austin bldg, room 170
  • 16 Aug 2017, 9a to 4p | Stephen F Austin bldg, room 170
  • 20 Sep 2017, 9a to 4p | Stephen F Austin bldg, room 170

Staff contacts: Meghan Hope, 512-936-8554, and Kimberly Horndeski, 512-305-9827

Monarch butterfly work group

Staff contact: Cary Dupuy, 512-936-8554

Spot-tailed earless lizard work group

Staff contact: Colin McDonald, 512-936-8591