A recent May 9th article by Todd Masson in the Times-Picayune Outdoors section reported that the ExxonMobil refinery in Chalmette will discontinue ethanol free gasoline production May 16th. This is the last large supplier of non-ethanol gas in Louisiana. Two other plants in the Lake Charles area produce much less and would not help the southeast part of the state. If this is true then it will be.... Read More
I just read a great article written by Todd Masson in a recent Times Picayune concerning the past poor season despite great local conditions. The article included ideas about why it was poor especially in the SE part of the state. Included in this article was information from Larry Reynolds about the past season. Also he sheds a light on the future of duck hunting in the whole state of.... Read More
My cousin from Kentwood is now fighting for his life at North Oaks Hospital because of a vibrio infection. He spent last weekend at Grand Isle fishing and crabbing, something he loves to do at the Isle. But along with the fish and crabs he returned home to enjoy he also returned with vibrio. He started noticing a itching sensation on his right foot Monday night and by Tuesday at 4 am he was.... Read More
One day last week after a hunt while at the checkin station, one of the agents told me that the 'Prairie' is being considered for a Limited Access Area next year. If this is true, sometime this year there will be a public meeting at the Hammond office where hunters can voice their opinion. I will be there. I started hunting this area when it was first opened and when everyone then used a pirogue.... Read More
OK, for you internet scouting deer hunters. I almost hit two big does at 6 AM this morning on Hwy 51 crossing the road going east at the swamp walk entrance on the south end of the Maurepas WMA. Good Luck!