Louisiana Crab Task Force Meeting

Release Date: 07/09/2013

Thursday, July 11, 1:30 PM
LDWF Waddill Outdoor Education Center     
4142 North Flannery Rd, Baton Rouge 70814


I.  Roll Call and introduction of guests and new members

II.  Approval of  February 26, 2013 minutes

III.  Financial Report

IV.  Old Business

  A.  Serviceable Crab Trap Law- meeting with shrimp management subcommittee

V.  New Business

  1. Legislative Update
  2. Review of Crab Task Force standard operating procedures  and bylaw subcommittee selection– Martin Bourgeois
  3. Review of personal financial disclosure reporting requirements – Martin Bourgeois
  4. Dumpsters for derelict crab traps during shrimp season- Dr. Julie Anderson
  5. MSC update- Rene LeBreton
  6. Mississippi River Gulf Outlet- Keith Watts
  7. Text Alerts- Julia Lightner
  8. Task force vacancies – Martin Bourgeois
  9. Management Opportunities- Immature female blue crabs
  10. Seafood processor survey – Dr. Jack Isaacs
  11. Soft-shell crab shedding grant

VI. Public Comment

VII.  Set Next Meeting

VIII.  Adjourn