Louisiana Oyster Task Force Meeting

Release Date: 11/29/2012

Tuesday, December 4  1:00 PM

UNO Advanced Technology Center, 2021 Lakeshore Drive, Suite 210, New Orleans


I.  Roll Call

II.  Approval of  September 25, 2012  MINUTES

III.  Treasury Report

   A. Oyster Tag Sales

   B. LOTF Financial Report

IV.  Committee Reports

  A.  Public and Private Oyster Grounds Committee – (Buddy Pausina)

  B.  Enforcement   - (Steve McManus)

  C.  Legislative - (Jakov Jurisic)

  D.  Research – (John Supan)

  E.  Coastal Restoration – (Dan Coulon)

  F.  Marketing –

  G.  Health – (Tenney Sibley)

  H.  Sustainability- (Mike Voisin)

V.  Old Business

   A.  BP Oil Spill Remediation

     1.  Claims Process

     2.  Public Reef Remediation

     3.  Oyster Lease Remediation

  B.  Letter to coastal district attorneys

  C.  Report on Oct. 15, 2012 ISSC Board Meeting - Mike Voisin

  D.  Out Da Bayou Proposal- John Jackson and Kevin Ford  

VI.  New Business

   A.  Oysters Jubilee – LSPMB

  B.  Charbroiled and Fried Oyster Study – Mike Voisin

  C.  NRDA Update – Drue Banta

  D.  Oyster Predation by Drum Fish : can regulations be changed to help alleviate the problem- John Tesvich

  E.  Oyster Tags and Requirements Video-LDWF

  F.  VMS Discussion-Dan Coulon

VII.  Set Next Meeting

VIII.  Adjourn