Louisiana Crab Task Force Meeting
Pete Gerica, chairman
Tuesday, December 13, 2016, 1:00 p.m.
UNO Advanced Technology Center
2021 Lakeshore Dr., Room 210
New Orleans, Louisiana 70122
I. Roll Call and Introduction of Guests
II. Approval of September 20, 2016 minutes and December 13, 2016 agenda
III. Financial Report
IV. New Business
A. Review of Gulf/ Atlantic State Recreational Regulations- Jeff Marx
B. Discussion of New Regulations and 2017 Derelict Trap Cleanups
C. Update on Audubon Gulf RFM Certification- Damon Morris
D. Discussion of Biodegradable Panels and Derelict Crab Traps- Pete Gerica
E. Discussion of Audubon Blue Crab Certification- Laura Picariello
VI. Public Comment
VII. Set Next Meeting
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
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.
To sign up for LDWF commercial fishing alerts sent as text messages or as emails visit http://www.wlf.louisiana.gov/signup.
For press inquiries please contact Rene LeBreton, 504-286-8745 or firstname.lastname@example.org