Shrimp Task Force to Meet August 2 at 10:00 a.m.

Shrimp boat
Credit: Julie Lively

Wednesday, August 2, 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.



  1.             Roll call and Introduction of Guests
  2.            Approval of the April 12, 2017 Meeting Minutes and the August 2, 2017 Agenda

III.           Treasury Report

  1. Budget Report- LDWF
  2. Old Business
  3. Discussion of the White Shrimp “100 Count Law”- Jeff Marx
  4. New Business
  5. Update on the 2017 Fall Inshore Shrimp Season- Jeff Marx
  6. Discussion of Tow Time Enforcement- Acy Cooper
  7. Discussion of White Spot Disease- Acy Cooper
  8. Update on LA Seafood Promotion and Marketing Board Shrimp Industry Initiative Summary of Efforts- LSPMB Staff
  9.          Public Comment

VII.         Set Quarterly Meetings

VIII.        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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The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is committed to accommodating all

reasonable special requests regarding access to our meetings. Please direct all sign

language interpreting services or other accommodation needs to the contact at the top of

this announcement at least 72 hours prior to the meeting date.


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