WILD-CAUGHT CRAWFISH TASK FORCE TO MEET

Release Date: 01/22/2007

The Wild-Caught Crawfish Task Force will meet on Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2007 at 9 a.m.  in the Louisiana Room of the Department of Wildlife and Fisheries' building in Baton Rouge. 


The task force was established within the LDWF by House Concurrent Resolution No. 85, authored by Representatives Jack Smith and Karen St. Germain.  The purpose of the task force is to advise the LDWF on matters pertaining to the management, marketing and development of the wild-caught crawfish industry in Louisiana.


An outline of a crawfish management plan will be presented.  Also, a water management plan as it relates to crawfish production in the Atchafalaya Basin will be discussed.


For more information, contact Charles Dugas at 225-765-2332 or cdugas@wlf.louisiana.gov.
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