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May 10, 2024

What is ‘Crash Trawl Week’?

Every year during Work Week 18, Crash Trawl Week provides LDWF's Marine Fisheries Section with an opportunity to assess the size, distribution, and abundance of brown shrimp. The information gathered during this period influences the department's advice on the commencement of the spring inshore shrimp season, which is then presented at the May meeting of the Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission.
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