July 2018 Oyster Task Force Meeting


July 30, 2018
sacks of oysters with shucking tool and gloves on top

July 2018 Oyster Task Force Meeting

01:00 pm - 03:00 pm @

Louisiana Oyster Task Force Meeting

John Tesvich, Chairman

Monday, July 30, 2018, 1 p.m.

2021 Lakeshore Dr., STE 210

New Orleans, LA 70122


I.    Pledge of Allegiance 

II.   Roll call and introduction of guests 

III.  Approval of May 29, 2018 Minutes and July 30, 2018 Agenda

IV.  Treasury Report

       A.     Oyster Tag Sales

       B.     LOTF Financial Report

V.         Committee Reports

A.    Public and Private Oyster Grounds Committee  (Mitch Jurisich)

B.    Enforcement (Major Chad Hebert)

C.    Legislative (Jakov Jurisic)

D.    Research (Earl Melancon)

E.    Coastal Restoration (Dan Coulon)

F.     Marketing (LDWF)

G.    Health (Justin Gremillion)

H.    Professionalism (LDWF)

I.     Aquaculture (Steve Pollock)

J.    Joint Task Force Working Group (Mitch Jurisich)

VI.         New Business

A.    To Hear Recommendations for the 2018-2019 Oyster Season- LDWF

B.    To Hear an Update from the OTF Washington, D.C. Trip- OTF

C.    To Consider Funding and Participation in the 2019 LA Alive Event- OTF

D.   To Hear Discussion and Consider Funding to Order OTF Name Tags and Shirts- OTF

VII.        Public Comment

VIII.       Set Next Meeting

IX.         Adjourn

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