Shrimp Task Force Meeting
Wednesday, April 20, 2016, 10:00 a.m.
Terrebonne Council Meeting Room
8026 Main Street, Houma, LA 70360
I. Roll call and introduction of guests
II. Approval of February 17, 2016 meeting minutes and April 20, 2016 agenda
III. Treasury Report
A. Budget report- LDWF
IV. Old Business
A. Legislative Update- LDWF
B. Gulf of Mexico Fisheries Management Council Update- Myron Fischer
V. New Business
A. Potential New Rulemaking Under Consideration for the Southeastern Shrimp Fisheries- Michael Barnette
B. Discussion of Appointment of LSA Representative Alternates- Acy Cooper
C. Draft Resolution to Reduce the Gulf Hypoxic Zone- Doug Daigle
D. 2016 Shrimp Season Preview- Jeff Marx
E. Officer Elections
VI. Public Comment
VII. Set Quarterly Meetings
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