Other Hunting

The Covey Rise Migration

Season 4, Episode 16
December 17, 2015 at 6:00pm
Shane Vidrine shows off the rare albino fox squirrel he shot Sunday morning on Richard K. Yancey WMA in Concordia Parish. According to the state wildlife veterinarian, albinism is very rare in fox squirrels.

Extremely rare albino fox squirrel killed on Richard K. Yancey WMA

Hunter said big white squirrel ‘stuck out like a sore thumb’ in oak tree
October 06, 2015 at 2:00pm
Prairieville's Hansel Rivere Jr. killed this 13-foot alligator Sept. 18 after he snagged it with a bass rod on the north end of Lake Verret.

13-foot gator caught with bass rod

Lake Verret monster alligator popped two baited lines
September 24, 2015 at 11:35am
The Apex Predator, Josh Chauvin, poses with a 600-pound cow elk he arrowed on a recent trip to remote, mountainous terrain in Colorado.

Apex Predator arrows cow elk in Colorado

Chauvin downs 600-pounder with compound bow at 20 yards
September 17, 2015 at 4:36pm
A dry-fit camo shirt, enough ammo to get through the hunt, a good bucket seat with a swivel top, quality game shears and MOJO clip-on decoys are just a few things you might need for opening day of dove season on Sept. 3.

Top 5 tips for opening day of dove season

Take advantage of Second Amendment Sales Tax holiday for last-minute supplies
September 03, 2015 at 11:13pm
Legal hunting hours for dove season are one-half hour before sunrise to sunset, except on Sept. 5 on WMAs and LDWF-leased fields, where hunting hours are 12 noon to sunset, according to Capt. Robert Buatt.

Stay safe, legal on opening day of dove season, LDWF says

Buatt reminds hunters to check shotgun plugs, make sure fields aren't baited
September 02, 2015 at 10:40am
The opening day of Louisiana's 2015-16 dove season is Saturday, Sept. 5, and the LDWF is offering hunts on private land in three parishes for $10 per hunter.

LDWF offers opening day dove hunts Sept. 5

$10 fee per hunter on four sites in three parishes across the state
September 01, 2015 at 4:50pm

Restricted access to Rockefeller SWR for nuisance gator harvest

Facility will not open to public until 10 a.m. starting on Sept. 2
August 28, 2015 at 6:21am
Corey and Sam like big frogs. One this size is only considered average.

Top 10 frogging tips

August 15, 2015 at 7:00am
Storing frogs in metal live baskets is fast and foolproof.

Top frogging equipment

August 15, 2015 at 7:00am
Corey and Samantha Crochet work together to produce performance hulls for surface drive-driven boats.

The story of a Cottomouth Custom Boats

August 15, 2015 at 7:00am
By 1:25 a.m., things looked grim, with only two frogs in the basket, but the die-hard frog hunters were determined to get more.

Defining the Atchafalaya Basin

August 15, 2015 at 7:00am
Corey Crochet has always loved frogging, but now really enjoys it because it is something that he can do at night after working all day.

Grand River hammers — Expert frogging tips

The Atchafalaya Basin and its associated waterways are full of fish, but there other creatures draw this couple out night after night. Learn why they love frogging and how they maximize their efforts.
August 01, 2015 at 7:00am

Applications available online for Elbow Slough WMA opening weekend lottery dove hunts

Deadline for entry is Aug. 7, LDWF says
July 08, 2015 at 9:51am