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Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission to Meet January 5

The Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission will meet at 9:30 a.m., Thursday, January 5, 2023, at the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries headquarters, located at 2000 Quail Drive in Baton Rouge.

Agenda

  1. Call to Order
  2. Pledge of Allegiance
  3. Roll Call
  4. Adoption of December 1, 2022 Commission Meeting Minutes
  5. Approval of January 5, 2023 Agenda
  6. Commission Special Announcements / Personal Privilege
  7. Enforcement Report, December 2022 – Major Edward Skena, Enforcement Division
  8. Receive and Consider a Notice of Intent to Amend the Regulations Governing the Issuance of Block Hull Identification Numbers to Manufacturers that Do Not Qualify for Assignment of Such Number by the U.S. Coast Guard – Major Clay Marques, Enforcement Division
  9. Receive and Consider a Notice of Intent for Rule Changes in Wild Quadrupeds and Wild Birds Rules and Regulations, Including General and WMA Hunting Rules and Regulations, General and WMA Turkey Hunting Regulations, Resident Game Hunting Season Date Adjustments for 2023-2024 and 2024-2025 and Migratory Bird Season Adjustments for 2023-2024 – Tommy Tuma, Biologist Director
  10. Receive and Consider a Declaration of Emergency Closing the 2023 Turkey Season on Sherburne WMA and Richard K. Yancey WMA – Cody Cedotal, Program Manager
  11. Receive and Consider a Notice of Intent to Modify Commercial and Recreational Vessel and Bag Limits for Cobia – Jason Adriance, Marine Fisheries Biologist
  12. Receive and Consider a Notice of Intent to Remove a Buoy Requirement on Freshwater Gill Nets – Robby Maxwell, Inland Fisheries Biologist
  13. Election of Chairman and Vice-Chairman
  14. Receive Public Comments
  15. Adjournment

A live audio/video broadcast of this meeting will be available via Zoom. To view via webinar register at: https://wlf-la.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_v0Jjc5RrRXuhQVKcy6J8lg

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