The Louisiana Crab Task Force will meet Tuesday, October 6, 2020, 1:00 p.m., at St. Bernard Port Harbor & Terminal 100 Port Blvd, Chalmette, LA 70043.
Due to the public health emergency guidelines established in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, only 40 members of the public will be allowed in the meeting room at one time. All members of the public will have to wear a mask to enter the building.
However, in an effort to allow more public access to the meeting, the Board asks those persons attending for a single agenda item to leave after that item is heard. This will allow other members of the public to rotate into the room.
I. Pledge of Allegiance
II. Roll Call
III. Approval of July 22, 2020 Meeting Minutes
IV. Approval of the October 6, 2020 Meeting Agenda
V. Financial Report
VI. New Business
A. To Discuss Several Pilot Program Options for Alternative Disposition of Derelict Crab Traps in 2021- Pontchartrain Conservancy
B. To Discuss and Consider Funding the Annual Gulf-RFM Surveillance Audit for the LA Blue Crab Sustainability Certification and to Consider Increasing the FY21 Crab Task Force Fund Balance- LDWF
C. To Hear a Presentation on the Preliminary Results of the 2020 LDWF Survey of Commercial Crabbers- LDWF
D. To Make Recommendations for Crab Task Force Seat Vacancies- CTF
VII. Public Comment
VIII. Set Next Meeting
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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.