LOUISIANA OYSTER TASK FORCE TO MEET

Release Date: 07/18/2006

The Louisiana Oyster Task Force is scheduled to meet on Wednesday, July 26 at Drago's Restaurant located in Metairie at 3232 N. Arnoult Rd. in the 3rd floor conference room at 9:30 a.m.


The agenda is as follows:


I.     ROLL CALL


II.    OYSTER DEVELOPMENT ACCOUNT BALANCE
     
III.   ACCEPTANCE OF MINUTES
 
IV.   ACTION ITEMS AND BOARD MEMBER REQUEST
A. Updating the La. Oyster Harvesting Regulation Pamphlet (David Guilbeau)
B. Posting Sites for the Seasonal Reclassification Map (David Guilbeau)
C. Upcoming ISSC Board Meeting (Al Sunseri)
D. Discuss the 15-sack limit in Cameron (Capt. James)
E. Update on previously applied for oyster lease applications that were not issued when the oyster lease moratorium was put in place (Kirk Rhinehart)
F. Expansion of the Lake Mechant Public Grounds (Wilson Voisin)
G.LDWF's Public Oyster Season recommendations and LOTF's suggestions (Marty Bourgeois)
H. Update on utilization of Federal Hurricane Relief Funds (John Roussell)
I. Review of recent Legislative Session (Mike Voisin)
J. Upcoming Louisiana Oyster Convention (John Supan)
K. Dermo Study Update (John Supan)
L. Proposed Barataria Bay Public Oyster Ground (Marty Bourgeois)
M. Army Corps of Engineers Permitting Concern (Mike Voisin)
N. Update on Active Oyster Associations (Tracy Mitchell)
O. Terrebonne and Lafourche District Attorney's Enforcement Programs (Mike Voisin)
P. Review Oyster Recovery Plan (Mike Voisin)



V.    COMMITTEE REPORTS
      Legislative (Ken Odinet, Sr.)
 Research (John Supan)
Health (James Antoon)
Enforcement (Keith Lacaze)
Legal (Buddy Pausina)
Coastal Restoration (Buddy Pausina)
Oyster Damage Evaluation Board (Mike Voisin)
Marketing (Al Sunseri &Tracy Mitchell)
Strategic Planning (Jakov Jurisic)


VI. ADJOURN
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