Louisiana Shrimp Task Force to Meet in Baton Rouge
August 15, 2011 – On Thursday, August 18, at 10:00 a.m., the Louisiana Shrimp Task Force will meet in Baton Rouge at the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Headquarters in the fourth floor conference room.
The agenda for the meeting is as follows:
I. Call to Order
II. Roll Call
III. Approval of 5.10.11 Meeting Minutes
IV. Introduction of New Member, Matt O’Brien, Dock Processor
V. Review and Approve Letter to Congressional Delegates Regarding Feinberg Issue
VI. Response from Senator Landrieu’s Office on Letter Regarding RESTORE Act
VII. Update on TED Issue
VIII. Update on Marketing Strategy from LSPMB
IX. Discussion on Increasing Shrimp Industry Funds to LSPMB
X. Discussion of Inside/Outside Boundaries
XI. Sustainability Update
XII. LouisianaWild Caught Certification Program Update – Joey Shepard
XIII. Shrimp Management Update – Marty Bourgeois
XIV. Public Comment
XV. Set Next Meeting Date
XVI. Closing Remarks
The Louisiana Shrimp Task Force was created by Act 606 of the Louisiana Legislature to study and monitor the shrimp industry and to make recommendations to the state.
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.
This meeting is open to the public.
For more information contact Laura Wooderson at email@example.com or (225) 610-2363.