Shrimp Task Force to Meet Wednesday, July 10 at 10:00 a.m.


July 10, 2024
shrimp boats at dock along canal

Shrimp Task Force to Meet Wednesday, July 10 at 10:00 a.m.

Louisiana Shrimp Task Force Meeting
Andrew Blanchard, Chairman
Wednesday, July 10, 2024, 10:00 a.m.
Terrebonne Parish Main Library
151 Library Drive, Houma, LA 70360


I. Pledge of Allegiance

II. Call to Order

III. Roll Call

IV. Approval of May 1, 2024 Meeting Minutes

V. Approval of July 10, 2024 Meeting Agenda

VI. Federal Shrimp Permit Report

VII. Financial Report

VIII. New Business

A. To Hear an Update on the Equipment Modernization Grant Program- LDWF

B. To Hear a Shrimp Legislative Update- STF/ LDWF

C. To Discuss the Possible Re-Opening of White Shrimp Season- STF

D. To Discuss and Designate a STF Representative to Attend Upcoming BOEM Offshore Wind Development Meetings- STF

E. To Discuss LDH Nutritional Labeling Regulations- STF

F. To Request that Photos be Included in Future Shrimp Reports Provided to the Task Force- STF

G. To Schedule a Date for Shrimp Task Force Meeting Training- STF

IX. Public Comment

X. Set Next Meeting

XI. 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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