The Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission will meet at 9:30 a.m., Thursday, March 7, 2024, at the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries headquarters at 2000 Quail Drive in Baton Rouge.



1.     Call to Order

2.     Pledge of Allegiance

3.     Roll Call

4.     Approval of March 7, 2024 Agenda

5.     Adoption of February 1, 2024 Commission Meeting Minutes and February 15, 2024 Special Commission Meeting Minutes

6.     Commission Special Announcements / Personal Privilege

7.     Enforcement Report, February 2024 – Major Edward Skena, Enforcement Division

8.     Receive a Summary of Public Comments for the Potpourri Amendments to the Notice of Intent Modifying Red Drum Size and Bag Limits and Consider any Modification to the Proposed Rule – Jason Adriance, Marine Fisheries Biologist

9.     Receive a Summary of the 2023 Recreational Red Snapper Season and Consider Setting the 2024 Recreational Red Snapper Season – Jason Adriance, Marine Fisheries Biologist

10.  Receive Public Comments and Consider Amendments on the Notice of Intent for Rule Changes Establishing Season Dates and Associated Rules and Regulations for the 2024-2026 Hunting Seasons – Tommy Tuma, Biologist Director

11.  Receive Public Comments, Consider Amendments and Final Approval on the Notice of Intent for Rule Changes to the Reptile and Amphibian Regulations – Keri Lejeune, State Herpetologist

12.  Receive Public Comments on the Notice of Intent Establishing Regulations for a 2024 Louisiana Black Bear Hunting Season – John Hanks, Large Carnivore Program Manager

13.  Receive a Report on the 2024 Regular Legislative Session and Consider Taking a Position on Certain Legislative Instruments – Cole Garrett, General Counsel

14.  Receive Public Comments

15.  Adjournment

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