Louisiana Crab Task Force to Meet March 13 at 1:00 p.m.

Release Date: 03/08/2018

Louisiana Crab Task Force Meeting
Pete Gerica, chairman
Tuesday, March 13, 2018, 1:00pm
UNO Advanced Technology Center
2021 Lakeshore Dr., STE 210
New Orleans, LA 70122




I.         Roll Call and Introduction of Guests

II.        Approval of January 9, 2018 Minutes and March 13, 2018 Agenda

III.       Financial Report

A. Tier 2.1 Financial Disclosure Filing Reminder

IV.       New Business

A.     To Hear a Presentation on the Comparison of Blue Crab Management Regulations- LDWF

B.     To Hear a Presentation on Crab Product Import Data- LDWF

C.     Discussion of Leadership Workshop and Meeting Rules of Order- LA Sea Grant

D.     To Consider Banning Immature Female Blue Crab Harvest- Al Cassagne

E.     Discussion of Crab Task Force Shirt Order- CTF

V.         Public Comment

VI.        Set Next Meeting

VII.       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 https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2909334544605100289

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