September Crab Task Force Meeting


September 18, 2018
Louisiana blue crabs

September Crab Task Force Meeting

01:00 pm - 03:00 pm @

To be held at UNO, 2021 Lakeshore Dr., Suite 210, New Orleans, at 1 pm.


I.            Roll Call and Introduction of Guests

II.           Approval of May 8, 2018 minutes and September 18, 2018 agenda

III.          Financial report

IV.          New business

A.     To hear discussion on the amended blue crab regulations – LDWF

B.     To hear reccomendations for a legislative proposal to increase penalties for crabbing violations – Crab Task Force

C.    To dicuss crab trap markings in navigable waterways – Crab Task Force

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:

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