Louisiana Crab Task Force to Meeting

Release Date: 08/15/2011

August 15, 2011 - The next meeting of the Louisiana Crab Task Force will be on Thursday, August 18, 2011 at 4:30 p.m. in the Louisiana Room of the Wildlife and Fisheries Headquarters Building in Baton Rouge, LA. 

Agenda items will include:  2012 Abandoned Crab Trap Program recommendations; a presentation by Lee Buckner, “Returns above Specified Costs: A Case Study of Lake Pontchartrain Basin Crab Fishing Trips from 2008-2010”; “Louisiana Wild” seafood certification program; LSPMB Marketing Strategy questions for the Blue Crab Industry; Crab peelings to Crab pellets; 2011 Crab Education Day planning; Blue Crab Marketing and Promotion Efforts.

The Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is charged with managing and protecting Louisiana's abundant natural resources. For more information, visit us at www.wlf.louisiana.gov on Facebook at www.facebook.com/ldwffb or follow us on Twitter @LDWF.

For more information please contact Carl Britt at cbritt@wlf.la.gov or (985)882-0027.  For press inquiries please contact Laura Wooderson at lwooderson@wlf.la.gov or (225)610-2363.