Louisiana Crab Task Force to Meet on October 8th

Release Date: 09/30/2015


News Release
For Immediate Release
September 30, 2015
Contact: Rene LeBreton
Public Information
(504) 286-8745


Louisiana Crab Task Force Meeting
Pete Gerica, chairman
Thursday, October 8, at 1:00 p.m.
UNO Advanced Technology Center
2021 Lakeshore Drive, Suite 210
New Orleans, Louisiana 70122
 I.       Roll Call and introduction of guests
 II.      Approval of September 22 meeting minutes and October 8 agenda
III.      Financial Report
IV.      Old Business
         A.    Crab Task Force member update on discussions with constituents regarding crab management options
V.       New Business
         A.     Actions for restricting crabbing areas
         B.     Recreational crabbing management options  
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.  To listen in to the meeting via webinar register at
For meeting inquiries please contact Allison West at 504-286-8739 or
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