Louisiana Fisheries

Louisiana Fisheries Forward 2015
A Summit for the Louisiana Commercial Fishing and Seafood Industry

Louisiana Fisheries Forward 2015, the third annual summit for Louisiana commercial fishermen and the seafood industry will held at the Houma-Terrebonne Civic Center on Wednesday, March 11.

Once again, hundreds of commercial fishermen, seafood dealers, processors and others from across the state will congregate in Houma to participate in the Gulf South’s premier commercial fishing and seafood industry event.

The talks will feature expert speakers from around the Gulf discussing topics including: upcoming LDWF programs, gear and bycatch information, how to handle violations, oyster fishery weights & measures, insuring against disaster, crab professionalism program, an update on black spot and additives research … and more.

Hands-on demonstrations will include: USCG safety/helicopter rescue, refrigeration repairs & maintenance, oyster fishery weights & measures, TED checking, the new wing trawling system … and more.

Held concurrent to the conference and demonstrations, the trade show will feature organizations and vendors displaying various products and services of interest to those involved in commercial fishing and the seafood industry.

Advanced registration, though not required, is encouraged. There is no charge to participate and a lunch will be provided complements of the Louisiana Seafood Promotion and Marketing Board. Space and resources may be limited though, so anyone interested in attending this event is encouraged to register early. Inquiries concerning more information and questions about the summit should be directed to summit@lsu.edu.

REGISTER HERE to attend Louisiana Fisheries Forward 2015.

Louisiana Fisheries Forward  2015



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