CRAB TASK FORCE TO MEET ON DECEMBER 13

Release Date: 12/06/2006

The Louisiana Crab Task Force will meet on Wednesday, Dec. 13, at 5 p.m. in the Louisiana Room of the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) Building in Baton Rouge. 


The Crab Task Force is an industry advisory group comprised of fishermen, soft crab shedders, dealers and processors, as well as state and university representatives.  The Task Force, established by Act No. 57 of the 2001 regular legislative session, advises LDWF and the Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission on matters pertaining to the management and development of the Louisiana crab industry. 


Agenda items will include crab education day report, update on crab meat imports, crab task force vacancies, update on fisheries disaster relief, new monthly crab shedder report forms and crab size limits.                 


For more information, contact Vince Guillory at 985-594-4139 or vguillory@wlf.louisiana.gov.
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