February Shrimp Task Force Meeting


February 8, 2017
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February Shrimp Task Force Meeting

10:00 am - 12:00 pm @

Wednesday, February 8, 2017, 10:00 a.m.
Terrebonne Council Meeting Room
8026 Main Street, Houma, LA 70360

The following is the agenda for the Louisiana Shrimp Task Force Meeting. The public is invited to attend.


I.              Roll call and introduction of guests

II.             Approval of December 7, 2016 meeting minutes and February 8, 2017 agenda

III.            Treasury Report

A.     Budget report- LDWF

IV.            New Business

A.     To Hear a Presentation on Louisiana’s 2017 Draft Coastal Master Plan- Bren Haase
B.     Discussion of Task Force Financial Procedures- Cara Tyler/ Yvette Buckner
C.     Discussion of Shrimp Industry Washington Trip- Acy Cooper
D.     To Hear a Meeting Update from the Joint Task Force Working Group – Acy Cooper
E.     Officer Elections
F.     To Hear a Presentation on TEDs- NOAA Study- Michael Barnette

V.             Public Comment

VI.            Set Quarterly Meetings

VII.           Adjourn

The meeting will be held in compliance with Louisiana’s Open Meetings Law as defined by Louisiana R.S. 42:11, et seq.  The public is invited to attend.  To listen in to the meeting via webinar register at

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