September Crab Task Force Meeting


September 20, 2016
blue crab

September Crab Task Force Meeting

01:00 pm - 03:00 pm @

Pete Gerica, Chairman
Tuesday, September 20, 2016, 1:00 p.m.
UNO Advanced Technology Center
2021 Lakeshore Dr., Room 210
New Orleans, Louisiana 70122


I.      Roll Call and Introduction of Guests

II.     Approval of June 8, 2016 minutes and September 20, 2016 agenda

III.    Financial Report

IV.    New Business

A.     Update on Seasonal Closure and Derelict Crab Trap Closure- LDWF
B.     Discussion of Recreational Crab Possession Limits and Regulations- Trudy Luke
C.     Update on the Blue Crab Mark-Recapture Study-  Zack Darnell
D.    Discussion of the MSC Certification- Gary Bauer

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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