La Wildlife & Fisheries Commission October Meeting


October 4, 2018
People returning derlict crab traps

La Wildlife & Fisheries Commission October Meeting

09:30 am - 11:30 am @

The next regular Commission Meeting will be held at 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, October 4, 2018, at the Wildlife and Fisheries Headquarters Building located at 2000 Quail Drive, Baton Rouge, LA.

The following items will be discussed:

1. Call to Order

2. Pledge of Allegiance

3. Roll Call

4. Adoption of September 6, 2018 Commission Meeting Minutes

5. Commission Special Announcements / Personal Privilege

6. Enforcement Report, September 2018

7. Receive and Consider a Resolution to Rename the LDWF “Louisiana Room” to the “Joe L. Herring Room”

8. Recognize the Archery in Louisiana Schools Participants and Program

9. Receive and Consider a Notice of Intent on Houseboat Registration

10. Receive presentation on the 50 year Anniversary of  Brown Pelican Reintroduction to Louisiana

11. Receive a Presentation on the Dredge Fill Material Program

12. Receive and Consider a Declaration of Emergency to Amend the Current Louisiana Cervid Carcass Importation Regulation to include Louisiana Lands East of the Mississippi River in East Carroll, Madison and Tensas Parishes

13. Receive a Report on the LDWF Freshwater Fish Hatchery Program

14. Receive and Consider a Notice of Intent for the 2019 Derelict Crab Trap Removal Program

15. Reconsider December 2018 Commission Meeting Date

16. Set February 2019 Commission Meeting Date

17. Receive Public Comments

18. Adjournment

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