Oyster Task Force to Meet Tuesday September 17 in New Orleans

Release Date: 09/13/2013

Louisiana Oyster Task Force Meeting
John Tesvich, Chairman

The following is the agenda for the Louisiana Oyster Task Force Meeting. The public is invited to attend.
Tuesday, September 17, 2013, 1 p.m.
UNO Advanced Technology Center, 2021 Lakeshore Drive, Suite 210, New Orleans
I.      Roll Call

II.     Approval of  Agenda and July 30, 2013  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   - (Sammy Martin)
       C.  Legislative - (Jakov Jurisic)
       D.  Research – (John Supan)
       E.  Coastal Restoration – (Dan Coulon)
       F.  Marketing – (Ashley Roth)
      G.  Health – (Tenney Sibley)
      H. Sustainability-(LDWF)

V.   Old Business
      A. 2013-2014 Oyster Season Dates
      B. BP Oil Spill Remediation
          1. Claims Process
          2. Public Reef Remediation
          3. Oyster Lease Remediation
VI. New Business
      A. ISSC Proposals- Al Sunseri
      B. Tracking Oyster Tag Color on Trip Tickets-LDWF
      C. Establishing an educational campaign “Save Our Reefs”
      D. Oyster Reef Educational Tour    

VII. Public Comment

VIII. Set Next Meeting

IX. Adjourn

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