The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is advising hunters that waterfowl hunting on Bussey Brake Wildlife Management Area is not permitted this hunting season.
A Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) Enforcement Division investigation led to a Texas man pleading guilty to possessing a firearm by a convicted felon on Aug. 29 in U.S. Federal Western District Court in Shreveport.
Rockefeller State Wildlife Refuge will begin the annual nuisance alligator harvest on Wednesday, Sept. 4.
Clay Kershaw, Kenny Odinet III and Story Moller were big winners in the Louisiana Outdoor Writers Association’s 2013 Youth Journalism Contest celebrated Aug. 10 during LOWA’s annual awards banquet in Lafayette.
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) would like to remind hunters that the 2013-14 dove hunting season starts on Sept. 7 in both the north and south zones.
Guns, ammunition and other kinds of hunting gear are free from sales tax Friday, September 6, through Sunday, September 8.
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) Enforcement Division agents cited three men for alleged oyster and boating safety violations in Bayou Stephan in Plaquemines Parish on Aug. 26.
The East Zone Louisiana alligator season is scheduled to open Wednesday, Aug. 28, followed by the West Zone opening on Sept. 4.
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) Enforcement Division agents arrested a DeRidder man on Aug. 23 for alleged crabbing and fishing violations on Calcasieu Lake.
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries’ Hunter Education Program staff and volunteer instructors recently completed training in the safe and proper use of tree stands and fall arrest systems.
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is aware of and constantly monitoring the appearance of Asian tiger prawns, a non-native species, in Louisiana waters.
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries announced the 2013 spring inshore shrimp season will close at 6 a.m. on Thursday, July 4, in the Terrebonne Basin except for potions of lower Timbalier Bay, Terrebonne Bay, Lake Pelto and Pelican Lake that border the Gulf.
With the spring in full swing the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries takes this opportunity to remind anglers of the free, required offshore landing permit.
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will host a Wood Stork and Wading Bird Event on Saturday, July 20 from 7 a.m. to noon at the South Farm on Sherburne Wildlife Management Area.
Small studies on alligator nutrition have been ongoing at the LSU AgCenter Aquaculture Research Station, but with the addition of new facilities, those projects can be expanded, according to LSU AgCenter assistant vice chancellor Phil Elzer.
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) is investigating the killing of a calf by a black bear in West Carroll Parish. The incident occurred on private property near Epps between sunset Wednesday, April 24 and sunrise Thursday, April 25.
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) will be accepting bids for alligator hunting on Wildlife Management Areas (WMAs) and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACOE) properties for the 2013-2015 alligator harvest seasons.
The Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission, during their May 2 meeting, approved two notices of intent (NOI) that included one amendment for the 2013-15 hunting seasons and the 2013-14 Wildlife Management Area (WMA) hunting season.
The 9th Annual Step Outside Day, an outdoor education program, will be held at Sherburne Wildlife Management Area in the Atchafalaya Basin on Saturday, May 11, 2013.
The Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission welcomed newly appointed member Dan Davis at their monthly meeting May 2 in Baton Rouge. Governor Bobby Jindal appointed Davis in April to fill the vacancy left by commissioner Michael C. "Mike" Voisin who passed away unexpectedly on Feb. 2, following a heart attack he suffered on Jan. 25.
Thursday- Morning: Near 70. Afternoon: Near 50. Winds: South/North 10-15 mph. Rain: 60%
Wednesday- Morning: Mid 60's. Afternoon: Mid 70's. Winds: Southwest 5-10 mph. Rain:10%
Tuesday-Morning Near 50. Afternoon: Near 70. Winds: Southwest 5-10 mph. Rain:0%
Monday- Morning: Mid 50's. Afternoon: Near 70's. Wind:Southwest 5-10 mph. Rain:20%(AM)
Fish & Game Forecast-Friday, November 29th
Fish & Game Forecast-Thursday, November 28th
Wednesday-Morning: Near 30. Afternoon: Near 40. Winds: North 5-15 mph. Rain:0%
Tuesday- Morning: 30’s. Afternoon: 40’s. Rain: 60%. Winds: North 10-15 mph.
Friday- Morning: 60's. Afternoon: 50's. Rain: 70%. Winds: Southeast/North 5-15 mph
Thursday- Morning: Near 50. Afternoon: Near 70. Rain:40% Winds: SE 5-10
Wednesday-Morning: near 40. Afternoon. Mid 60s. Rain:0%. Winds:Southeast 5-10 mph
Tuesday-Morning: Near 50. Afternoon: Mid 60's. Winds: Northeast 5-10 mph. Rain:0%.
Friday: Morning: Mid 40's. Afternoon: Near 70. Winds: Southeast 5-10 mph. Rain:30%(Early)
Wednesday- Morning: Near 30. Afternoon: Low 50's. Winds: Northeast 5-10 mph. Rain:0%
Tuesday- Morning Upper 40's. Afternoon: Low 50's. Winds: North 10-20 mph. Rain:0%
Fish & Game Forecast- November 11th
Fish & Game Forecast- November 8th
Wednesday- Morning: Near 60. Afternoon: Low 70's. Rain:60%. Winds: South/West 5-15 mph.
Tuesday-Morning: Mid 50's. Afternoon: Mid 70's. Rain:20%. Winds: Southeast 5-15 mph
Monday- Morning: Mid 40's. Afternoon: Near 70. Rain:0%. Winds: Southeast 5-10 mph.