Louisiana Oyster Task Force Meeting

Release Date: 04/03/2014

The following is the agenda for the Louisiana Oyster Task Force Meeting. The public is invited to attend.
Tuesday, April 8 , 2014 1 p.m.
UNO Advanced Technology Center, 2021 Lakeshore Drive, Suite 210, New Orleans


I. Roll Call and introduction of guests

II. Approval of February 10 minutes and April 8 agenda

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 – (Lance Broussard)
   H. Sustainability- (LDWF)

V. Old Business
  A. BP Oil Spill Remediation
    1. Claims Process
    2. Public Reef Remediation
    3. Oyster Lease Remediation

VI. New Business
   A. Dermo Study- Tom Soniat
   B. Artificial Reef Plan- LDWF 
   C. Travel- LDWF 
   D. LDWF Survey Fee- Sam Slavich

VII. Public Comment

VIII. Set Next Meeting

IX. 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. To listen in to the meeting via webinar register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/921549431219760897

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