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Inshore Fishing in Louisiana
i am looking on google earth and it looks like i can get to bayou st. malo from lena lagoon. i have never fished in lena before and not sure if it is safe to run through. is depth ok and obstructions? looks like a cool place to try in my xpress. thanks for any help
3 hours ago
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Inshore Fishing in Cocodrie / DuLarge in South Central Louisiana
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I just got my boat back from the shop and had to do a break in period for the motor. So I decided to stay close and fish lake Boudreaux with a few buddies. We launched at noon and it took 30 min to get to the first spot because we had to idle or just above idle the whole way. Only one red at the first location. So we made a move and got a few more then nothing. I decided to run the boat a little....  Read More
August 23 at 8:09pm
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Kayak Fishing in Fourchon / Grand Isle in Southeast Louisiana
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z43_TAtr-UI
The bite was extremely slow all day with only about 25 bull reds registered out of over 700 angers on the water. Tide movement was little to none up until maybe 10:30 but a few reds were registered almost immediately. Team Marshyakkin waited all day but that winning bite never presented itself. With 30 minutes left in the tournament Kade Stuart caught about a 25 pound Black drum and this is....  Read More
2 hours ago
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Fishing in Lake Pontchartrain / Northshore in Southeast Louisiana
I'm getting ready to build a pond on some land I just purchased. It already has a small pond (1/4) acre but I want to make it 1-1.5 acres in size. Does anyone have recommendations of someone on the northshore that digs ponds?
2 hours ago
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Inshore Fishing in Shell Beach / Hopedale / Reggio in Southeast Louisiana
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  • Happy Angler
  • Kim's Monsta
  • Mess of Slabs
Had a great trip today, with four fishermen who do not eat fish. Only Jarret had fished much before but all were quick studies and after a couple warm up rounds, it was off to the races! We started off at a wellhead in Breton that has been producing lots of limits lately and picked away but they never did really go. Hit rig #2 started pulling in some better fish right off the bat on a cork....  Read More
August 22 at 6:56pm
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Fishing in Lake Pontchartrain / Northshore in Southeast Louisiana
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  • Girls gone crabbin!!!!
Took my 2 little cousins out crabbing. Ended up with 120 in 4 hrs. Had a blast!!!!!
August 23 at 12:28pm
BoysFromIllinoisProfile Photo
Inshore Fishing in Fourchon / Grand Isle in Southeast Louisiana
is the gulp shrimp really worth the money? I know a lot of captains and weekend warriors both are switching to it for specks and reds because live bait is 'to expensive' but 10 gulp shrimp is 20$. and are they better then the vudu shrimp. last year I had the best trip ive ever had thanks to the vudu shrimp but again their on average 7$ for 2....
20 hours ago
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Inshore Fishing in Lake Pontchartrain / Northshore in Southeast Louisiana
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  • DockSide TV
'SouthShore Bait and Marina' 504-723-0575

New MARINA out of Chef Menteur Hwy.

Live Shrimp

Double Boat Launch

Great Fishing

Great Location to Everything

Check out this video from yesterday as DockSide TV launches at the New Marina, 'SouthShore Bait....  Read More
August 27 at 2:30pm
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Fishing in Lafitte in Southeast Louisiana
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  • NEW LAND LOOKS GREAT
For the past several years the government are working on the Bayou Dupont area to increase land. At present time they are spending millions for 360 acers of land. To get their heavy equipment to the area they want to work they need to build a canal for several miles. Here is a picture of the spoil area that was just mud several months ago. Just think how much land we could have if they had used....  Read More
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August 22 at 5:36pm
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General in Louisiana
I have a lot of coyotes around the house , there are no animals that live on the ground any more , when I first moved over here I always seeing rabbits , possums , coons , armadillos, etc , etc and now there is nothing , a dead zone and now the coyotes are running the streets at night and from watching them on surveillance cameras they are hunting my Pomeranian , they come in the yard and....  Read More
8 hours ago
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Fishing in Henderson Lake in South Central Louisiana
I have heard that they will be draining Henderson Lake, I am looking for any info to read on this if possible as far as dates? Thanks for any input ;)
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5 hours ago
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Waterfowl and Duck Hunting in Louisiana
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Just wanted to say thanks to all of our fans who have come out to the Outdoor Shows or who went on our website (www.duckdownwaterfowl.com) and purchased our DVDs, lanyards, or decals. It has not been easy to get people to understand why we choose to only film waterfowl hunts in Louisiana and why we refuse to go anywhere else. Those that have understood what we are trying to show, thank you. We....  Read More
6 hours ago
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Fishing in Louisiana
Readers, our Chalmette Refining Petition is now at 960 names. I certainly had hoped we'd be well over 2,000 by now. However, when we reach about 1,050, I think we'll call it quits and publish the petition. I'd like about 50 above 1,000 as some did not fill in their address and I'll have to e-mail them to please send in their address.

SO, PLEASE continue to talk up the petition so....  Read More
August 26 at 9:51pm
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Kayak Fishing in Lake Pontchartrain / Northshore in Southeast Louisiana
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  • My Commander 120 Kayak
Took a quick AM trip out to the south end of hwy 11 bridge in Lake Pontchartrain and caught a few puppy drum. The bite was slow and the tide was rolling in. I used dead shrimp on the bottom.
Yesterday at 6:30pm
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Deer Hunting in Louisiana
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Airreal Assault is a new breed of outdoor videographers. We specialize in the filming and producing of high quality videos for the everyday sportsman. We film clients’ hunting and fishing adventures weather its chasing down that big buck or busting up ducks on their hunting lease or guided hunts. We serve the Louisiana, Mississippi outdoor communities and beyond. We want to capture the memories....  Read More
12 hours ago
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Fishing in Louisiana
I mailed a letter to each CEO of all crude oil refineries which are currently operating a refinery in Louisiana regarding the declining availability of non ethanol gas in the State.

Especially note the paragraph about what I learned about non ethanol gasoline availability in Nebraska and Iowa. These two States DO NOT have a single refinery in their States, AND, they are the largest volume....  Read More
14 hours ago
Fishing MagicianProfile Photo
Inshore Fishing in Shell Beach / Hopedale / Reggio in Southeast Louisiana
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  • This picture tells it all.
  • Nice close up dock shot.
  • This is one angler who is proud of his catch.
Fishing Magician Charters,LLC

Today we had three boats running. The weather was great and so was the catch. Capt. Jason had the pleasure of fishing with: Matt Weatherford, Matt Dearman, and Eric. They caught 80 speckled trout and 30 white trout.

Capt Jimmy had the pleasure of fishing with Dwight, T-Ray, and Greg. They caught: 28 speckled trout, 20 white trout, 8 reds, and 2....  Read More
16 hours ago
Bob Gourgues, Between the BanksProfile Photo
Inshore Fishing in Leeville / Golden Meadow in Southeast Louisiana
Hello Again Cyber Anglers,

Rain and wind prevented us from filming Monday and Tuesday. Yesterday we caught a break in the morning so I ran to the Power Lines on the East Canal. Squid Row fishes that neck of the woods and the last time he was down he showed me a short cut. I returned the favor by helping him clean their 80+ White Trout. He told me that if ever the weather is rough, he can....  Read More
17 hours ago
AllisonXR-01Profile Photo
Fishing in Southeast Louisiana
Has anyone had luck on crabbing the Manchac side of Lake Maurepas lately?

Preciate yer input.........
Yesterday at 11:51am
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Inshore Fishing in Cocodrie / DuLarge in South Central Louisiana
I have had camps and fished at Cocodrie for 35 years and this is the worst year for trout since 1975

Even the Guide boats have been having to depend on Redfish due to lack of trout

WHY???

Oil spill. NO.

Over fished YES

Too much pressure on the Trout as I think they have been virtually over fished

Hundreds more fishermen plus guide boats going out daily equals way....  Read More
August 24 at 3:31pm

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