Fisheries/Coastal Issues

Camelia W. Soprano, Bui, Thu  |  5/16/2005 10:02:32 PM

St. Mary shrimper coming home.

Thu Bui
Assistant Agent (Fisheries/Aquaculture)

St. Mary, Iberia, and Vermilion Parishes for the Louisiana SeaGrant Program and LSU AgCenter

The fisheries program promotes the use of recommended business management practices among commercial fishermen, seafood dealers and processors, and advises commercial and recreational fishermen regarding fisheries regulations, equipment and technological ideas in marketing, quality control, environmental stewardship and sea safety.

Louisiana SeaGrant is part of SeaGrant, a national network of 29 university-based programs committed to addressing a broad range of marine and coastal issues through research, advisory services and education. 

SeaGrant is a partnership between the nation's universities and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). SeaGrant encourages the wise stewardship of our marine resources through research, education, outreach and technology transfer.


Information is available on these Fisheries and Natural Resource topics from LSU AgCenter and Louisiana SeaGrant:

  • Aquaculture
  • Seafood Processing and Marketing
  • Commercial Fisheries
  • Recreational Fisheries
  • Coastal Issues



Resources & Publications

  • Lagniappe- a monthly newsletter produced by Louisiana Seagrant. Present and previous issues can be downloaded for printing directly from the site. To receive the newsletter by mail ($10.00 per year) or email, contact Thu Bui.
  • Fisheries Fact Sheets
  • Publications on specific fisheries, and environmental topics

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Atchafalaya Area Fisheries
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