March 8, 2012 – The Louisiana Shrimp Task Force will meet next Thursday, March 15, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. in Baton Rouge at Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Headquarters in Baton Rouge in the Louisiana Room.
The agenda for Thursday’s meeting is as follows:
I. Roll Call
II. Discussion of TED Testing, Jeff Gearhart, NOAA
III. Discussion of Observer Permits, NOAA
IV. Presentation on Seedco Financial Services Southeast Louisiana Fisheries Assistance Center
V. Marketing Update, LSPMB
VI. Gulf Trace: Electronic Traceability
VII. Update on Seafood Certification Program
VIII. LouisianaLegislative Session 2012 Overview
IX. Shrimp Management
X. Subcommittee reports
XI. Set next meeting date
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 please contact Laura Wooderson at firstname.lastname@example.org  or (225)610-2363.