BY COUNCILOR KRAUSE:
BE IT RESOLVED, that paragraph (k) of Resolution 05-0434 be amended to read as follows:
(k) The total number of certified hunters participating and the number allowed to hunt in any area shall be limited to that needed to attain the objective and that can do so safely, as determined by the manager of the hunt in advance of the hunt.
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that Resolutions 05-0306 and 05-0434 are amended by adding a Section (l) to read as follows:
(l) If there are more qualified participants than needed for the hunt, or for any public geographic area of the hunt, then participants for the hunt or for a public area shall be selected by a random lottery. Each lottery shall be conducted in two stages. In the first stage, each person in the pool of participants shall be a resident of Duluth. After each Duluth resident in the lottery has been selected, then, if there is a need for more participants, a second stage lottery shall be conducted. In the second stage lottery, each participant shall not be required to be a resident of Duluth.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution specifies a system for selection of hunters in the annual bowhunt.