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Brent Castille, of Lafayette, shows off the CCA-tagged redfish he caught Wednesday on Rockefeller Wildlife Refuge. Pending a polygraph, Castille will win a 2017 Chevy Colorado pickup for catching the second tagged redfish in this year's STAR tournament.

Second CCA-tagged red caught at Rockefeller Refuge; angler in line for Chevy truck

Castille’s first fish of the day Wednesday morning was 20-inch tagged red
1 hour ago
Current 2016-17 Louisiana fishing licenses expire this Friday, June 30, so be sure to purchase a new one if you're planning on fishing during the long 4th of July holiday weekend.

Don’t forget to buy your 2017-18 fishing license

Current licenses expire this Friday, June 30
2 hours ago
Perry Rosenson shows off the 6.6-pound speckled trout he caught with live shrimp under a popping cork on a June 17th trip out to Breton Island.

Breton Island gives up hefty 6.6-pound trout

Speck hit live shrimp under a cork weekend before Tropical Storm Cindy
6 hours ago

LDWF reopens Rockefeller Wildlife Refuge

Site had been closed due to flood damage from Tropical Storm Cindy
23 hours ago

Outdoor Channel star from Louisiana sentenced for poaching in Wyoming

Former Louisana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission chairman loses hunting and fishing privileges until 2019
Yesterday at 3:13pm
Three people were rescued when this shrimp boat sunk Tuesday morning after striking a submerged object in Vermilion Bay, according to the LDWF.

LDWF agent rescues three from sinking shrimp boat

Accident happened in Vermilion Bay Tuesday around 5:30 a.m.
Yesterday at 2:24pm
We didn't know it at the time, but this lone trout caught by Capt. Eddie Berthelot Jr. would be the only one to hit the ice during a tough day of fishing on Grand Isle Monday morning.

Tropical storm Cindy’s impact still being felt on Grand Isle fishing

Trout don’t seem to have made it back to the beaches — just yet
Yesterday at 11:28am
An Iberia Parish father and son were cited last week in connection with the 2015 shooting of a Louisiana black bear near Lydia after ballistics tests connected their rifle to the incident, according to the LDWF.

Father, son cited for allegedly shooting Iberia Parish black bear

Ballistics tests connect rifle to 2015 case near Lydia, LDWF says
Yesterday at 6:20am
Combining Humminbird’s 360 Imaging with Minn Kota’s Ultrex motor lets you cast to fish, cover and structure within 150 feet around your boat and concentrate on your presentation while the motor holds you in place.

Humminbird's 360-degree sonar gives bird's-eye view

This sonar can find fish-holding structure and show you how far to cast
June 23 at 4:27pm
Through June 11, recreational anglers in Louisiana had harvested one-third of the state's self-imposed 2017 quota of 1.04 million pounds, leaving about 704,000 pounds available. The extended federal season is scheduled to close on Labor Day.

LDWF: About 700,000 pounds of red snapper remain for 2017 recreational harvest

Will extended federal season make it all the way to Labor Day?
June 23 at 11:00am
Time at the range with your hunting rifle is time well spent.

Time to go sling some lead!

Tips to ensure your rifle is good to go
June 23 at 10:34am
Capt. Theophile Bourgeois points out the 1/8-inch hole he drilled into the left side of a brand new Lew's spinning reel, which he consistently floods with WD-40 to dramatically extend the life of the reel.

Why would anybody drill a hole in a brand new spinning reel?

Homemade lubrication port doubles life of reels, guide says
June 22 at 5:33pm

Two missing boaters survive long night in Atchafalaya Basin

Stump sinks boat near Bayou Long Wednesday morning, LDWF says
June 22 at 3:39pm

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