Events

February 16, 2022

La Shrimp Task Force February Meeting

10:00 am - 12:00 pm @

Louisiana Shrimp Task Force Meeting Wednesday, February 16, 2022, 10:00 a.m. LDWF Headquarters 2000 Quail Dr., Baton Rouge, LA 70898 AGENDA Due to the public health emergency guidelines established in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, all members of the public will have to wear a mask to enter the building….

View Event

February 15, 2022
group of Louisiana blue crabs

LA Crab Task Force Meeting

01:00 pm - 03:00 pm @

Louisiana Crab Task Force Meeting Britney Breaux, Chair Tuesday, February 15, 2022, 1:00p.m. Terrebonne Port Commission 1116 Bayou Lacarpe Rd, Houma, LA 70363   AGENDA Due to the public health emergency guidelines established in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, all members of the public will have to wear a mask…

View Event

February 12, 2022
Boat full of recovered abandoned traps.

Derelict Crab Trap Rodeo: Barataria Basin

08:00 am - 03:00 pm

Sign up to participate in the 2022 derelict crab trap rodeo events.  Two events are scheduled for this year: one in the Barataria Basin and one in the Calcasieu Basin (more details below). These rodeo events allow LDWF and members of the public to work hand-in-hand removing derelict crab traps…

View Event

February 3, 2022
fishing pier on Lake Pontchartrain

Wildlife and Fisheries Commission to Meet Thursday, February 3

09:30 am - 11:30 am @

The Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission will meet at 9:30 a.m., Thursday, February 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…

View Event

February 1, 2022
oyster shells

LA Oyster Task Force Meeting

01:00 pm - 03:00 pm @

Louisiana Oyster Task Force Meeting Mitch Jurisich, Chairman Tuesday, February 1, 2022, 1:00 p.m. New Orleans Lakefront Airport 6001 Stars and Stripes Blvd. New Orleans, LA 70126   Due to the public health emergency guidelines established in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, all members of the public will have to…

View Event

January 24 - 27, 2022
Gulf of Mexico with shrimp boats in far distance

Update: Gulf Council to Meet by Webinar Only

UPDATE: Due to the increasing cases of COVID-19 and concerns about travel delays, the January 24-27, 2022, meeting of the Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council will be completely virtual. To join the virtual meeting, register for the webinar. Public testimony will be held on Wednesday, January 26, 2022 from…

View Event

January 25 - 27, 2022
raw, headless shrimp moving through processing plant

Basic Seafood HACCP Training

LSU AgCenter’s School of Food Sciences is offering two Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points (HACCP) related workshops for seafood dealers—specifically processors, packers, wholesalers, importers, harvesters and warehouses. Both courses will be held at LSU’s Efferson Hall, at the corner of Highland Rd. and E. Parker Blvd.; advance registration is required and…

View Event

January 24, 2022
Worker picking crab meat in processing facility

Sanitation Control Procedures (SCP) For Fish and Fishery Products

08:30 am - 04:45 pm @

LSU AgCenter’s School of Food Sciences is offering two Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points (HACCP) related workshops for seafood dealers—specifically processors, packers, wholesalers, importers, harvesters and warehouses. Both courses will be held at LSU’s Efferson Hall, at the corner of Highland Rd. and E. Parker Blvd.; advance registration is required and…

View Event

January 11 - 13, 2022
school of red snapper swimming in blue water

Gulf Council’s Scientific and Statistical Committees to Meet

The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council will hold a three-day hybrid meeting (in-person and virtual) of its Standing, Reef Fish, Ecosystem, and Socioeconomic Scientific and Statistical Committees. The meeting will be held from 9:00 – 5:00 EST on January 11 – 13, 2022. The meeting will be held at…

View Event