Louisiana Shrimp Task Force to Meet


November 14, 2018
shrimp boat in Gulf of Mexico at dusk

Louisiana Shrimp Task Force to Meet

10:00 am - 12:00 pm @

The Shrimp Task Force Meeting will meet Wednesday, November 14, 2018, 10:00 a.m.in the Terrebonne Council Meeting Room, 8026 Main Street, Houma, LA 70360.

The following is the agenda for the Louisiana Shrimp Task Force Meeting. The public is invited to attend.


I. Pledge of Allegiance

II. Roll call and Introduction of Guests

III. Approval of the September 26, 2018 meeting minutes and of the November 14, 2018 Agenda

IV. Treasury Report

A. Budget Report- LDWF

V. Federal Shrimp Permit Report- STF

VI. New Business

A. To Hear an Update on the Gulf Hypoxia Action Plan and Louisiana’s State Strategy- Doug Daigle

B. To Hear a Presentation on the Inflation Adjusted Value of Shrimp Landings- LDWF

C. Update on the Fishing Industry Adaptation Working Groups – Brian Lezina, CPRA

D. To Discuss the STF Bylaws and Speaking Time Limits- STF

E. To Discuss STF Vacancies- STF

F. To Discuss Rescheduling the Shrimp Task Force Washington, D.C. Trip- STF

G. To Discuss Closed Season Shrimp Violations- Barry Rogers

VII. Public Comment

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


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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.