August 1, 2013 - Today, the Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission approved a Notice of Intent to establish recreational and commercial regulations for the harvest of tripletail.
The proposed regulations would establish a recreational bag limit of five fish per day at a minimum total length of 18 inches. Proposed commercial regulations would establish a 100 pound commercial trip limit, with no more than one trip per day, also with a minimum total length of 18 inches.
Interested persons may submit comments relative to the proposed Rule to: Jason Adriance, Fisheries Division, Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, Box 98000, Baton Rouge, LA 70898 9000, or via e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org  prior to Thursday, September 5, 2013.
The Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is charged with managing and protecting Louisiana's abundant natural resources. For more information, visit us at www.wlf.louisiana.gov , on Facebook at www.facebook.com/ldwffb , or follow us on Twitter @LDWF.
For more information, contact Jason Adriance at (504)284-2032 or email@example.com . For press inquiries, contact Laura Wooderson at firstname.lastname@example.org  or (504)430-2623.