Game Warden

CWD has not been found in Louisiana, and officials hope to keep it that way.

Chronic Wasting Disease

A look at Louisiana’s cervid carcass importation ban
November 24, 2016 at 9:00am
Nighttime is frequently the only time the older adult hogs are active, making them more difficult to hunt.

Feral hogs on the loose

Hunters are helping combat this growing problem
October 21, 2016 at 11:00am
During the September segment of dove season hunters will find good and legal hunting on harvested milo fields like these.

Be smart about where you hunt

Tips to avoid being ticketed for hunting over a baited field
September 23, 2016 at 7:40am
A gobbling bird can draw poachers onto private land.

Poachers on private property

Trespassing and effective ways to deal with it
August 24, 2016 at 3:17pm
Just by being visible out on patrol, agents with LDWF can often improve compliance regulations and create an environment where boaters are safer on the water.

Take summer boating seriously

Alcohol, boating don't mix
June 23, 2016 at 11:19am
A set of steps and a hand rail make for safer entry and exit from the boat while it is on the trailer.

Inspect your boat before launching

Ensure you have a fun day on the water
May 23, 2016 at 10:14am
The author’s son, Darin LaCaze, with a nice crappie.

Fishing facts vs. fiction

Myths are hard to stifle
April 22, 2016 at 3:38pm
Agents patrol and issue citations for fish and wildlife offenses, which are then sent to the local district attorney for adjudication.

Prosecution of wildlife offenses

Why poachers get slaps on the wrist
February 24, 2016 at 9:00am
This load of household garbage was dumped at a pretty wooded area on the Kisatchie National Forest.

Litter enforcement

Keeping Sportsman’s Paradise beautiful
January 22, 2016 at 6:25am
This photo shows a dead coyote killed by poison.

The illegal poisoning of wildlife

November 23, 2015 at 1:11pm