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Louisiana Oyster Task Force Meeting

John Tesvich, Chairman

Wednesday, February 15, 2017, 1 p.m.

2021 Lakeshore Dr., STE 210

New Orleans, LA 70122


  1. Roll call and introduction of guests
  2.        Approval of January 17, 2016 Meeting Minutes and February 15, 2017 Agenda

III.       Treasury Report

  1. Oyster Tag Sales
  2. LOTF Financial Report
  3. Committee Reports
  4. Public and Private Oyster Grounds Committee  (Mitch Jurisich)
  5. Enforcement (Captain Chad Hebert)
  6. Legislative (Jakov Jurisic)
  7.      Research (Earl Melancon)
  8. Coastal Restoration (Dan Coulon)
  9.       Marketing (LDWF)
  10. Health (Lance Broussard)
  11.      Sustainability (LDWF)
  12. Professionalism (LDWF)
  13. To Consider Recommendations for the Oyster Seed Grounds Vessel Permit     Training Requirements
  14. Aquaculture (John Supan)
  15. New Business
  16. To Hear a Presentation on the 2017 Draft Coastal Master Plan- Bren Haase
  17. To Discuss the Interplay of Acts 570 and 595 and the Handling of Property Claims- OSL/ AG’s Office Rep
  18. Discussion of Sponsorship and Financial Polices and Procedures- Cara Tyler
  19. Public Comment

VII.        Set Next Meeting

VIII.       Adjourn
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