Several stock assessments that were previously unreleased due to ongoing Deepwater Horizon litigation have been released.
Recently released assessments include:
A list of recent LDWF fisheries stock assessments can be found at: www.wlf.louisiana.gov/fishing/stock-assessments. Earlier stock assessments may be obtained upon request from Rene LeBreton, firstname.lastname@example.org.
On April 4th, 2016, the Court approved the settlement between the United States, the five Gulf States and BP for damages stemming from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill.