Fishing

Marsh Man Masson vid: Most unlikely catch-and-cook in history

Conditions were horrible, but the fishing and the feast were superb
March 20 at 5:01pm
John Jones with two nice Bistineau springtime crappie.

Search salvinia for springtime crappie

Combine fishing methods to catch more fish
March 20 at 4:58pm
Nice speckled trout come from Catfish Lake this time of year, according to Capt. Aaron Pierce.

The perfect spot to find Golden Meadow specks

Oyster reefs in Catfish Lake typically hold nice specks, guide says
March 19 at 4:55pm

Marsh Man Masson vid: Big topwater explosions between big rainstorms

When the fish are biting, you'll jump through any weather window you can
March 19 at 4:52pm
If it's possible on your next trip, take along a veteran to experience all that Louisiana's inshore fishing has to offer.

Inshore insights: Sometimes fishing is about much more than the trip

Getting out on the water could make a difference for a veteran
March 19 at 11:04am
Elite Series Pro Bill Lowen is fishing out of an all-welded aluminum boat from Xpress this season.

Elite’s Lowen jumps on the ‘Xpress’ train

Shallow-water specialist to fish out of all-welded aluminum boat in 2018
March 15 at 7:00am

Marsh Man Masson vid: Every idiot at a tackle store

You know you've bumped into some of these guys.
March 14 at 5:10pm
House Bill 391 has been filed in the Louisiana Legislature by Rep. Kevin Pearson, and seeks to make the state's tidally-influenced waters open to public access.

Bob’s Bayou Black Marina faces closure due to canal access issue; HB 391 filed in Legislature

Bill seeks to make Louisiana’s tidal waters public
March 14 at 3:58pm
Casey Allen, of Saline, reeled in this big 10.45-pound largemouth Friday, March 9, on Caney Lake. The big lunker anchored a 33-pound five-fish stringer caught by Allen and his fishing partner.

Big 10 anchors another 30-pound-plus stringer for Caney

33-pound bag anchored by Allen's 10.45-pound hawg
March 13 at 4:24pm

Governor to submit nominations for GOM Fishery Management Council seats

CCA Louisiana providing input on recreational sector nominee
March 12 at 1:53pm
Louis Paretti holds up the monster 7.2-pound speckled trout he caught Thursday morning while trolling deep canals on the northern end of Lake Pontchartrain. The big speck bit a tiger-bait colored Matrix Shad.

Lake Pontchartrain gives up gorilla speckled trout

Paretti trolls up a hammer that tips the scales at 7.2 pounds
March 09 at 8:31am
With the Bonnet Carré Spillway slated to be opened for two to four weeks, Lake Pontcartrain speckled trout anglers need to strike while the iron is hot — and be prepared to go to Plan B as more fresh water pours into the lake.

Tips to deal with the Spillway opening

Keep track of fresh water - and be prepared to go to Plan B
March 08 at 7:37pm

Marsh Man Masson vid: Baby on the way, but still time for topwater trout

Specks crashing surface plugs near local marina.
March 07 at 5:06pm
Capt. Marty LaCoste intercepts trout beginning to move  from inside the marsh to the Gulf this time of year.

Spring success around Dularge

March 07 at 10:26am