LA Crab Task Force Meeting


May 3, 2021
group of Louisiana blue crabs

LA Crab Task Force Meeting

01:00 pm - 03:00 pm @

The Louisiana Crab Task Force will meet Monday, May 3, 2021, 1:00p.m., at LA Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Headquarters, 2000 Quail Dr, Baton Rouge, LA 70898

Due to the public health emergency guidelines established in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, attendance will be restricted to 75% of the room capacity. All members of the public must wear a mask to enter the building and remain socially distanced in the Joe Herring room.

In an effort to allow more public access to the meeting, the Board asks those persons attending for a single agenda item to leave after that item is heard. This will allow other members of the public to rotate into the room.


I.            Pledge of Allegiance

II.            Roll Call

III.            Approval of February 18, 2021, Meeting Minutes

IV.            Approval of the May 3, 2021, Meeting Agenda

V.            Financial Report

VI.            New Business

A.    To Hear a Presentation on the Proposed Commercial Licensing Restructure- LDWF

B.     To Discuss the Proposed Commercial Licensing Restructure- CTF

C.     To Discuss Submitting Comment Regarding the Mid-Barataria Sediment Diversion Draft EIS- CTF

VII.            Public Comment

VIII.            Set Next Meeting

IX.            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:

If you would like to call in via phone, you can log onto the webinar by dialing in at 215-861-0674, and using the password- 806520#

To sign up for LDWF commercial fishing alerts sent as text messages or as emails, visit http:// For press inquiries please contact Rene LeBreton, 504-286-8745 or [email protected]

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is committed to accommodating all reasonable special requests regarding access to our meetings. Please direct all sign language interpreting services or other accommodation needs to [email protected] at least 72 hours prior to the meeting date.