Louisiana Crab Task Force Meeting

Release Date: 11/26/2013

Tuesday, December 3, 1:30 p.m.

UNO Advanced Technology Center

2021 Lakeshore Drive, Suite 210

New Orleans, Louisiana 70122



  1. Roll Call and introduction of guests
  2. Approval of meeting Agenda and August 29, 2013 minutes
  3. Financial Report
  1.  Old Business
    1. Derelict Crab Trap-LDWF
    2. Soft shell crab shedding grant- Trudy Luke
    3. Crab Trap Theft and letter to District Attorneys-LDWF
  1. New Business
    1. Professionalism Program- Thomas Hymel
    2. Key handling and Quality Impacts on Louisiana blue crab and fishermen- Jon Bell
    3. Louisiana Seafood Promotion and Marketing Board update- Keith Watts
    4. 2014 Legislative Session-LDWF
    5. MSC Resolution-LDWF
    6. Sustainability- LDWF
    7. Go To Meeting-LDWF
    8. Election of Officers

VI. Public Comment

VII. Set Next Meeting

VIII. Adjourn

The meeting will be held in compliance with Louisiana’s Open Meetings Law as defined by Louisiana R.S. 42:11, et seq.  The public is invited to attend.

For press inquiries please contact Ashley Roth, 504-286-4162 or aroth@wlf.la.gov

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