La Finfish Task Force Meeting


March 24, 2022
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La Finfish Task Force Meeting

10:00 am - 12:00 pm @

Finfish Task Force Meeting
Thursday, March 24, 2022, 10:00AM
Wildlife and Fisheries Headquarters
2000 Quail Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70898

I.              Pledge of Allegiance

II.            Call to Order

III.           Roll Call and Introduction of Guests

IV.          Approval of the August 25, 2021 Meeting Minutes

V.            Approval of the March 24, 2022 Meeting Agenda

VI.          New Business

A.    To Discuss Shark Regulations and Possible State Management Options- LDWF

B.    To Discuss Southern Flounder Management and Recent Rule Making- LDWF

C.   To Hear an Update on Spotted Seatrout Stock Status- LDWF

D.   To Hear an Update on Menhaden and the Current Proposal Being Considered by LDWF Commission- LDWF

E.    To Discuss the National Bait Shortage- FTF

F.    To Hear an Update on the Status of the Louisiana Fishing Recovery Community Coalition- LDWF

G.   Officer Elections- FTF

VII.         Public Comment

VIII.        To Hear Future Agenda Item Proposals

IX.          Set Next Meeting Date and Location

X.            Adjourn

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