Webinar (online)

January 29, 2021
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Segment 2 Virtual Seafood HACCP Workshop

08:00 am - 05:00 pm @

Sponsored by LSU AgCenter, Louisiana Sea Grant, Virginia Tech and Virginia Sea Grant  Training in Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point (HACCP) is mandated for seafood processors, packers, wholesales, importers, harvesters and warehouses by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Seafood HACCP courses teach the principles of HACCP and empower…

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January 28, 2021
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Focus on Louisiana – Part Deux

02:00 pm - 04:00 pm @

In 2020 alone, there were 49 oil spills along the Louisiana coast. How are Louisiana’s unique culture and cultural resources impacted by oil spills – and what are some ways that these facets can be preserved and protected? This upcoming webinar, second of a two-part series, will be held January…

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December 8, 2020
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Greater Amberjack Management Listening Session

03:00 pm - 05:00 pm @

Greater Amberjack is an important recreational and commercial fish species in the Gulf of Mexico and South Atlantic regions. To address management and stakeholder concerns about the Greater Amberjack fisheries in both regions, Congress authorized funding of $10 million for a multi-year Greater Amberjack Research Program to be implemented through…

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December 3, 2020
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Supporting Our Wild-Caught Fisheries Panel Discussion

01:00 pm - 03:00 pm @

Supporting Our Wild Caught Fisheries: Presenting a Collaborative Economic Development Strategy for Louisiana’s Coastal Seafood Industry This webinar and panel discussion will feature state and seafood industry leaders on seafood supply chain and opportunities for industry.  Presented by the Meridian Institute and the Louisiana Entrepreneurship & Economic Development Center at…

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November 10, 2020
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Commemorating 10 Years of GoMRI Science in Louisiana

02:00 pm - 04:00 pm @

In the immediate aftermath of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, the Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative (GoMRI), led by an independent academic research board, launched a $500 million mission to study the effect of oil spills on the environment and public health. In terms of research dollars, the Gulf of…

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September 28-30, 2020
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September Gulf Council Meeting

The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council will meet September 28-30, 2020 by webinar. The Council will appoint members to its Coastal Migratory Pelagics and Red Drum Advisory Panels. The Council also plans to discuss the Executive Order on Promoting American Seafood Competitiveness and Economic Growth. The Council will consider…

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