Events

February 4, 2021
part of shrimp net and boat with bayou in background

Skimmer TED Reimbursement Program (STEDRP) Meeting

09:30 am - 11:30 am @

On April 1, 2021, skimmer vessels 40 feet in length and over will be required by federal law to install turtle excluder devices (TEDs). The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will operate the Skimmer Turtle Excluder Device Reimbursement Program (STEDRP), which will reimburse up to 60 percent of the…

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January 29, 2021
cleaning crabs

Segment 2 Virtual Seafood HACCP Workshop

08:00 am - 05:00 pm @

Sponsored by LSU AgCenter, Louisiana Sea Grant, Virginia Tech and Virginia Sea Grant  Training in Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point (HACCP) is mandated for seafood processors, packers, wholesales, importers, harvesters and warehouses by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Seafood HACCP courses teach the principles of HACCP and empower…

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January 28, 2021
graphic image of Gulf of Mexico states

Focus on Louisiana – Part Deux

02:00 pm - 04:00 pm @

In 2020 alone, there were 49 oil spills along the Louisiana coast. How are Louisiana’s unique culture and cultural resources impacted by oil spills – and what are some ways that these facets can be preserved and protected? This upcoming webinar, second of a two-part series, will be held January…

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January 12, 2021
blue crab

January Crab Task Force Meeting

01:00 pm - 03:00 pm @

Louisiana Crab Task Force Meeting Pete Gerica, Chairman Tuesday, January 12, 2021, 1:00p.m. St. Bernard Port Harbor & Terminal 100 Port Blvd, Chalmette, LA 70043 AGENDA Due to the public health emergency guidelines established in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, only 40 members of the public will be allowed in…

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January 7, 2021
Louisiana fishing boats

January WLF Commission Meeting

09:30 am - 12:00 pm @

The Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission will meet at 9:30 a.m., Thursday, January 7, at the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries headquarters, located at 2000 Quail Drive in Baton Rouge. Due to the public health emergency guidelines established in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, only 40 members of the…

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December 9, 2020
raw Louisiana shrimp

December Shrimp Task Force Meeting

10:00 am - 12:00 pm @

The Louisiana Shrimp Task Force will meet Wednesday, December 9, 2020, 10:00 a.m., at the St. Bernard Port Harbor and Terminal Building, 100 Port Blvd., Chalmette, LA 70043. AGENDA Due to the public health emergency guidelines established in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, only 40 members of the public will be allowed in…

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December 8, 2020
saltwater fish caught on charter trip hanging on sign

Greater Amberjack Management Listening Session

03:00 pm - 05:00 pm @

Greater Amberjack is an important recreational and commercial fish species in the Gulf of Mexico and South Atlantic regions. To address management and stakeholder concerns about the Greater Amberjack fisheries in both regions, Congress authorized funding of $10 million for a multi-year Greater Amberjack Research Program to be implemented through…

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December 3, 2020
Louisiana fishing boats

December Wildlife and Fisheries Commission Meeting

09:30 am - 11:30 am @

The Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission will meet at 9:30 a.m., Thursday, December 3, at the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries headquarters, located at 2000 Quail Drive in Baton Rouge. Due to the public health emergency guidelines established in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, only 40 members of the…

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December 3, 2020
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Supporting Our Wild-Caught Fisheries Panel Discussion

01:00 pm - 03:00 pm @

Supporting Our Wild Caught Fisheries: Presenting a Collaborative Economic Development Strategy for Louisiana’s Coastal Seafood Industry This webinar and panel discussion will feature state and seafood industry leaders on seafood supply chain and opportunities for industry.  Presented by the Meridian Institute and the Louisiana Entrepreneurship & Economic Development Center at…

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