|Tracy Collins||Louisiana Oyster Dealers and Growers Association (Lafourche Parish)||Vacant||Calcasieu Lake Oyster Task Force|
|Mitch Jurisich||Louisiana Oyster Dealers and Growers Association||Shane Bagala||Southwest Pass Oyster Leaseholder Association|
|Al Sunseri||Louisiana Oyster Dealers and Growers Association (Jefferson Parish)||Brad Robin||United Commercial Fishermen's Association|
|Sam Slavich||Louisiana Oyster Dealers and Growers Association||Brandt Lafrance||United Commercial Fishermen's Association|
|Jakov Jurisic||Plaquemines Oyster Association||Peter Vujnovich, Jr.||Delta Commercial Fisheries Association|
|John Tesvich||Plaquemines Oyster Association||Dan Coulon||Louisiana Farm Bureau Federation|
|Willie Daisy||Terrebonne Oyster Association||Byron Encalade||Louisiana Oystermen Association|
Louisiana Oyster Task Force
The Louisiana Oyster Task Force was established to monitor the oyster industry and to make recommendations that maximize benefits from that industry to Louisiana and its citizens. The task force also coordinates efforts to increase oyster production and saleability, studies declines in oyster saleability, and makes recommendations to the state to resolve problems.
Task force meetings are open to the public.
Full Task Force
Tuesday, October 19, 2021, 1 pm
St. Bernard Port Harbor and Terminal
100 Port Blvd.
Chalmette, LA 70043
Due to the public health emergency guidelines established in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, all members of the public must wear a mask to enter the building. To listen to the meeting via webinar, register below. You call also call in via phone at 215.861.0674; use the password 806520#.
There are no committee meetings scheduled at this time; please check back.
Louisiana Oyster Task Force members include representatives from the oyster industry and related state agencies.
|Harry Vorhoff||Governor’s executive assistant for coastal activities or his designee||Karl Morgan||Louisiana Department of Natural Resources designee|
|Carolina Bourque||LDWF marine biologist||Justin Gremillion||Louisiana Department of Health designee|
|Major Edward Skena||LDWF enforcement agent||Brian Lezina||Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority designee|