La Wildlife & Fisheries Commission Meeting


March 7, 2019
Photo of a typical landscape of the Atchafalaya River Basin

La Wildlife & Fisheries Commission Meeting

09:30 am - 11:30 am @

The next regular commission meeting will be held at 9:30 AM on Thursday, March 7, at Woodworth Town Hall, 9363 Hwy. US165 South, Woodworth, LA 71485.

The following items will be discussed:

  1. Call to Order
  2. Pledge of Allegiance
  3. Roll Call
  4. Adoption of February 7, 2019 Commission Meeting Minutes
  5. Approval of March 7, 2019 Agenda
  6. Commission Special Announcements / Personal Privilege
  7. Enforcement Report, February 2019 – Major Edward Skena, Enforcement Division
  8. Receive the Annual Report for the White Lake Wetlands Conservation Area – Amity Bass, Wildlife Biologist
  9. Receive Public Comments and Consider any Amendments to the Notice of Intent for Rule Changes in Wild Quadrupeds and Wild Bird Rules and Regulations, including Cervid Carcass Importation Ban Rules and Regulations, General and Wildlife Management Area Hunting Rules and Regulations, General and WMA Turkey Hunting Regulations, Along with Resident Game Hunting Season Date Adjustments for 2019-2020 and 2020-2021, and Migratory Bird Season Adjustments for 2019-2020 – Tommy Tuma, Habitat Stewardship Branch Director
  10. Receive Presentation by the Department of Agriculture and Forestry (LDAF) Regarding LDAF’s Chronic Wasting Disease Prevention Measures for Pen-Raised Deer – Dr. Daniel Myrick, LDAF
  11. Set July 2019 Commission Meeting Date
  12. Receive Public Comments
  13. Adjournment

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