Public Oyster Seed Ground Vessel Permit Appeals Board Meeting


January 7, 2020
oyster boats at dock

Public Oyster Seed Ground Vessel Permit Appeals Board Meeting

09:00 am - 09:30 am @

Public Oyster Seed Ground Vessel Permit Appeals Board will meet Tuesday, January 7, 2020, 9:00 am, at St. Bernard Port, Harbor, and Terminal Building, 100 Port Blvd, Chalmette, LA 70043


I. Call to Order

II. Pledge of Allegiance

III. Roll Call

IV. Approval of Agenda

V. Approval of Minutes from October 22, 2019 Meeting

VI. Hearing of New Renewal Permit Appeals

a. Fernando Carbajal

b. Nicholas Guidry

VII. Receive Public Comments

VIII. Set Next Meeting Date

IX. Adjournment

This Board was established by Act 922 of the 2008 Regular Legislative Session for hearing appeals of vessel permit denials by LDWF. Act 922 requires that anyone commercially harvesting oysters on the public oyster seed grounds and reservations, except those in Calcasieu Lake, must do so from a vessel holding a public oyster seed ground vessel permit issued by LDWF.

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.

For more information, please contact Ty Lindsey at 225-765-2387 or   [email protected]or Carolina Bourque at 337-735-8726 or   [email protected] .

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