State crab task force to meet Thursday

BATON ROUGE (AP) — The Louisiana Crab Task Force will meet on Thursday at 2 p.m. at the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and

Fisheries building in Baton Rouge.

Among other issues, members will discuss the state's serviceable crab trap law.

The task force is an industry advisory group made up of fishermen, soft crab shedders and crab dealers and processors, as

well as state and university representatives.