Louisiana Oyster Task Force Meeting
Mitch Jurisich, Chairman
Tuesday, March 15, 2022, 1:00 p.m.
2000 Quail Dr.
Baton Rouge, LA 70898
I. Pledge of Allegiance
II. Roll Call and Introduction of Guests
III. Approval of February 22, 2022 meeting minutes and March 15, 2022 Agenda
IV. Treasury Report
A. LOTF Financial Report & Oyster Tag Sales
V. Committee Reports
A. Public and Private Oyster Grounds Committee (Mitch Jurisich)
B. Enforcement (Captain Bryan Marie)
C. Legislative (Jakov Jurisic)
D. Legal (Jakov Jurisic/ Brad Robin)
E. Research (Earl Melancon)
F. Coastal Restoration (Dan Coulon)
G. Marketing (LDWF)
H. Health (Justin Gremillion)
I. Aquaculture (Brandi Shelley)
J. Joint Task Force Working Group (Mitch Jurisich)
VI. New Business
A. To Hear an Update on the Low Salinity Tolerant Oyster Research- ULL
B. To Hear a Presentation on CRCL’s Oyster Shell Recycling Program- CRCL
C. To Hear an Update on the Oyster Seed Ground Permit Review Board- OTF/LDWF
D. To Discuss and Consider a Legislative Proposal that Would Allow Any Parish to Represent the LODAG Association on the Oyster Task Force- OTF
VII. Public Comment
VIII. Set Next Meeting
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