Advisory Board to Manage Wildlife


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Mission Statement
The Clark County Advisory Board to Manage Wildlife consists of seven board members, the board solicits and evaluates from local opinion and area sportspersons on matters relating to the wildlife and submits recommendations particularly the setting of seasons and limits for their respective counties to the State Wildlife Commission.  The Clark County Advisory Board to Manage Wildlife receives its mandate from NRS 501.260.  1) The Board of County Commissioners shall appoint qualified persons to the board who are residents of the county and are: (a) hunters, trappers or anglers or  (b) engaged in ranching or farming in the county.   2) In addition to the members appointed pursuant to subsection (1), The Board of County Commissioners shall appoint one qualified person to the board who represents the interests of the general public of the county.  The person appointed pursuant to this subsection must be a resident of the county from which he or she is appointed.   NRS 501.2751) The Board of County Commissioners shall appoint members to the boards of their respective counties.  2) Each member appointed shall serve a term of 3 years.  Per NRS 501.297 through 501.303, County Advisory Boards study and give recommendations on wildlife management issues, but are not responsible for the actual preparation of policies or programs, their purpose is primarily to communicate ideas and concerns to the Nevada Board of Wildlife Commissioners.  Members on County Boards are selected with the intent to provide representation from a cross-section of the county and to ensure that all major viewpoints are examined.
                                                                                       
                                                                                     CLARK COUNTY ADVISORY BOARD
                                                                                         Paul Dixon (Chair)
                                                                                         David Talaga (Board Member)
                                                                                         John Hiatt (Board Member)
                                                                                         Brian Patterson (Board Member)
                                                                                         Therese Campbell (Board Member)
                                                                                         Jacob Thompson (Board Member)
                                                                                         (Vacancy) 

                                                                                       
Darlene Kretunski (Secretary)                                                               
                                                                                       Department of Environment and Sustainability
                                                                                       Clark County Advisory Board to Manage Wildlife
                                                                                       4701 W. Russell Rd. Suite 200, 2nd floor
                                                                                       Las Vegas, NV 89118
                                                                                       Main Phone Number (702) 455-5942, Fax: (702) 383-9994