Louisiana Crab Task Force to Meet


November 13, 2018
group of Louisiana blue crabs

Louisiana Crab Task Force to Meet

01:00 pm - 03:00 pm @

Louisiana Crab Task Force Meeting
Pete Gerica, Chairman
Tuesday, November 13, 2018, 1:00pm
UNO Advanced Technology Center
2021 Lakeshore Dr., STE 210
New Orleans, LA 70122



I.    Pledge of Allegiance

II.  Roll Call and Introduction of Guests

III. Approval of September 18, 2018 Minutes and November 13, 2018 Agenda

IV. Financial Report

V.   New Business

A. To Hear the Results of the Diversion Panel Discussion from the 2018 LFF Summit- LA Sea Grant

B. Update on the Fishing Industry’s Adaptation Working Groups – Brian Lezina, CPRA

C. To Hear a Presentation on the Findings on Missing Traps from the 2015 Commercial Crabber Survey – LDWF

D. To Hear Recommendations for a Legislative Proposal to Increase Penalties for Crabbing Violations- CTF

VI. Public Comment

VII. Set Next Meeting

VIII. 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:


The Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is charged with managing and protecting Louisiana’s abundant natural resources. For more information, visit us atwww.wlf.louisiana.gov , on Facebook at www.facebook.com/ldwffb , or follow us on Twitter @LDWF.

To sign up for LDWF commercial fishing alerts sent as text messages or as emails, visit http://www.wlf.louisiana.gov/signup . 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.