Shrimp Task Force to Meet December 5 at 10:00 a.m.

Release Date: 11/29/2018

Shrimp Task Force Meeting

The following is the agenda for the Louisiana Shrimp Task Force Meeting. The public is invited to attend.

Wednesday, December 5, 2018, 10:00 a.m.

Terrebonne Council Meeting Room

8026 Main Street, Houma, LA 70360

 

AGENDA

 

  1. Pledge of Allegiance
  2. Roll call and Introduction of Guests
  3. Approval of the September 26, 2018 meeting minutes and of the December 5, 2018 Agenda
  4. Treasury Report
  1. Budget Report- LDWF
  1. Federal Shrimp Permit Report- STF
  2. New Business
  1. To Hear an Update on the Gulf Hypoxia Action Plan and Louisiana’s State Strategy- Doug Daigle
  2. To Hear a Presentation on the Inflation Adjusted Value of Shrimp Landings- LDWF
  3. To Consider Amended Location Proposals for Near shore Artificial Reef Sites- LDWF/LPBF
  4. Update on the Fishing Industry’s Adaptation Working Groups -Brian Lezina, CPRA
  5. To Discuss the STF Bylaws and Speaking Time Limits- STF
  6. To Discuss STF Vacancies- STF
  7. To Discuss Rescheduling the Shrimp Task Force Washington, D.C. Trip- STF
  8. To Discuss Closed Season Shrimp Violations- Barry Rogers
  1. Public Comment
  2. 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/3479554474778145793

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