Shrimp Task Force Meeting


October 2, 2019
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Shrimp Task Force Meeting

10:00 am - 12:00 pm @
The following is the agenda for the Louisiana Shrimp Task Force Meeting. The public is invited to attend Wednesday, October 2, 2019, 10:00 a.m., at the Terrebonne Council Meeting Room, 8026 Main Street, Houma, LA 70360
I. Pledge of Allegiance
II. Roll Call and Introduction of Guests
III. Approval of the July 31, 2019 Shrimp Task Force Meeting Minutes
IV. Approval of October 2, 2019 Meeting Agenda
V. Treasury Report
A. Budget Report‐ LDWF
B. Online Ethics Training Reminder
VI. Federal Shrimp Permit Report
VII. New Business
A. To Discuss the Shrimp Bycatch Study- LDWF
B. To Hear an Update on Nearshore Planning Areas- LDWF
C. To Hear an Update on the Sediment Diversion Program- CPRA
D. To Hear an Update on Bidding to Purchase a Drone to be used for Shrimp Enforcement- STF
E. To Discuss and Consider Funding for the Purchase of Shrimp Task Force Shirts- STF
F. To Discuss Fall Season Ride-Alongs- STF
G. To Hear an Update on the Seafood Promotion and Marketing Board’s Shrimp Industry Marketing Efforts- STF
H. To Consider Funding for Shrimp Industry Marketing and Advertising- STF
I. To Discuss Shrimp Prices- STF
J. To Discuss and Consider Funding for STF Travel and Upcoming Washington, D.C. Events- STF
K. To Discuss Funding for STF Travel to Washington, D.C. for 2019-2020 Hill Meetings- STF
VIII. Public Comment
IX. Set Next Meeting
X. 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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