The University of Louisiana at Monroe’s fishing team has been a dominant force in the world of college bass fishing in recent years.
Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Secretary Robert Barham announced a closure of the fall shrimp season in remaining state inside waters and in a portion of state outside waters effective Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at official sunset.
The Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission approved consolidation of Russell Sage and Ouachita Wildlife Management Areas in action taken at the Jan. 8 commission meeting.
The Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission announced today that the 2015 commercial king mackerel season will open July 1.
America's oldest gun manufacturer, Remington, has agreed to replace millions of triggers in its most popular product — the Model 700 rifle. The company has been riddled for years with claims the gun can fire without the trigger being pulled, often with deadly results.
Giles Island is a place of legend and drama, a canvas for history and fame. Once a working plantation on the north bluff of Natchez, today the land at Giles Island is a Mississippi Hardwood Bottom, lush and full of wildlife.
With Louisiana hunting seasons in full swing, hunters are reminded that safe firearm handling does not end with the hunt. Proper transport and storage of firearms will keep everyone safe when the hunt is over. Hunters are reminded of the following basic safety practices:
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) and the Louisiana Outdoor Writers Association (LOWA) are encouraging hunters 15 years of age or younger to enter the 2014 Youth Hunter of the Year competition.
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries has added acreage to the Maurepas Swamp Wildlife Management Area (WMA).
A Raceland man pleaded guilty to several hunting violations on Nov. 5 in the 17th Judicial District in Lafourche Parish.
A Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division Agent arrested two men for alleged recreational fishing violations in Plaquemines Parish on Nov. 9.
With deer hunting season underway, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries reminds deer hunters that the wearing of hunter orange (fluorescent orange) clothing is not only required by law, it is a very important safety practice.
Guy Crittenden of Richmond, Va., took first place in the 2015 Louisiana Waterfowl Conservation Stamp competition sponsored by the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF).
Two Bridge City men pled guilty to violations for the illegal red snapper sales in Jefferson Parish on Oct. 28.
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) Education Program coordinated activities at the annual Mother-Child FUN Camp Oct. 3 through 5 at the Woodworth Outdoor Education facility.
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) has created a map detailing the estimated deer breeding periods across the state.
White Lake Wetlands Conservation Area (WLWCA) teal season lottery hunters enjoyed productive hunts over nine dates in September.
A Many man pleaded guilty on Sept. 26 to possessing a shotgun and ammunition after being convicted of multiple felonies, U.S. Attorney Stephanie A. Finley announced.
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division agents arrested a Lafayette man for allegedly operating or driving a boat while intoxicated (DWI) and other violations on the Vermilion River in Lafayette Parish on Sept. 20.
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) is advising deer hunters using Tunica Hills Wildlife Management Area (WMA) during the bucks only archery season that the correct dates are Oct. 1-15, 2014.
Tuesday- Morning: Near 40. Afternoon: Mid 60's. Rain:0%. Winds: North 5-10
Today near 40. Rain: 40%. Winds: North 5-15 mph Sky: Overcast
Near 50 today. Rain: 60%. Sky: Overcast. Winds: Northeast 5-15 mph
Wednesday-Morning: Near 40. Afternoon: Near 60. Rain:0%. Winds: Northeast 5-10 mph.
Morning: Near 40. Afternoon: Near 66. Rain: 0% Winds: Southwest 5-10
Morning-Near 40. Afternoon: Mid 60's. Rain: 0%. Winds: Southwest 5-10 mph
Fish & Game Forecast- Friday, January 16th
Morning: Near 33. Afternoon: Near 50. Rain: 20%. Winds: North 5-10 mph
Wednesday- Morning: Near 30. Afternoon: Mid 40's. Rain: 10%. Winds: North 5-10
Morning: Mid 30's. Afternoon: Low 40's. Winds: North 5-15 mph. Rain:10%
Morning: Near 18. Afternoon: Near 35. Rain: 0%. Winds: North 5-10 mph
Morning: Near 40. Afternoon: Near 50. Winds: East 5-10. Rain: 70%
Morning: Near 30. Afternoon: Near 46. Winds: Northeast 5-15 mph, Rain: 0%
Tuesday- Morning: Low 30's. Afternoon: Near 50. Rain: 0% Winds: Northeast 5-15 mph
Morning: Low 40's. Afternoon: Near 50. Rain:0%. Winds: West 5-15 mph
Tuesday- Morning: 58. Afternoon: Near 60. Rain: 60% Winds: North 5-15 mph
Fish & Game Forecast-Friday, December 19th
Fish & Game Forecast-Thursday, December 18th
Wednesday-Morning: Low 30's. Afternoon: Middle 50's. Rain: 20%PM Winds: East 5-10 mph
Morning: Near 60. Afternoon: Near 70. Rain: 50%. Winds: South/West 5-15 mph