Shrimp Task Force Meeting in Houma


April 12, 2017
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Shrimp Task Force Meeting in Houma

10:00 am - 12:00 pm @

Wednesday, April 12, 2017, 10:00 a.m.
Terrebonne Council Meeting Room
8026 Main Street, Houma, LA 70360

The following is the agenda for the Louisiana Shrimp Task Force Meeting. The public is invited to attend.


I.             Roll call and Introduction of Guests

II.            Approval of the February 8, 2017 Meeting Minutes and April 12, 2017 Agenda

III.           Treasury Report

A.       Budget Report- LDWF
B.       Financial Disclosure Filing Reminder

IV.            New Business

A.       To Hear a Presentation on the report “Building Land in Coastal Louisiana – Expert Recommendations for Operating a Successful Sediment Diversion that Balances Ecosystem and Community Needs”- Corey Miller
B.       To Hear a Presentation on the 2017 Spring Shrimp Season- Jeff Marx
C.       Discussion of the White Shrimp “100 Count Law”- Jeff Marx
D.       Update on the Inside/ Outside Shrimp Line- Jeff Marx
E.       Discussion of Shrimp Pre-season Ride-Alongs- Jeff Marx
F.        Discussion of Shrimp Management and Increasing the Value of Domestic Shrimp- Lance Nacio
G.       Update from the 2017 Shrimp Industry Washington Trip- Acy Cooper
H.       Officer Elections

V.              Public Comment

VI.            Set Quarterly Meetings

VII.           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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