March 1, 2023
vendor booths set up at Pontchartrain Center at Summit 2020

LA Fisheries Forward Summit

08:30 am - 03:30 pm @

 Commercial fishermen, dock owners and processors will have the opportunity to learn about issues facing their industry at the Louisiana Fisheries Forward Summit, Wednesday, March 1, 2023, at the Pontchartrain Center, 4545 Williams Blvd., Kenner. Admission is free, but advance registration is required for those wanting lunch.  This expo is…

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October 5, 2022
saltwater fish caught on charter trip hanging on sign

Public Hearings on Greater Amberjack Allocations and Catch Limits

06:00 pm - 09:00 pm @

The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council will hold five in-person public hearings and one webinar to solicit public comments on Draft Reef Fish Amendment 54 – Modifications to Greater Amberjack Catch Limits and Allocations. The Council is obligated to act on the results of the most recent greater amberjack…

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March 6, 2018
Photo of the Louisiana Fisheries Forward Summit's booths

Fisheries Summit: Adapting to Change

08:30 am - 04:00 pm @ ,

The Louisiana Fisheries Forward Summit 2018, an expo for the state’s commercial fishing and seafood industry, will be held on Tuesday, March 6, 2018. WHEN Tuesday, March 6, 2018, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. WHERE The Pontchartrain Center, 4545 Williams Blvd., Kenner, LA 70065. ADMISSION Free admission, and free…

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June 10, 2015
illustration of swordfish

Protected Species Safe Handling Workshop

09:00 am - 05:00 pm @

NOAA Fisheries is holding a workshop in Kenner for the safe handling, release and identification of protected species—a requirement for those with certain commercial shark or swordfish limited access permits. 

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