Fishing

The existing slot limit for bass on Caney Creek Reservoir is being removed effective Feb. 20, and is being replaced with normal statewide regulations calling for a 10-fish daily creel limit and no length restrictions.

LDWF removing slot limit for bass on Caney Creek Reservoir

Ten-fish daily creel with no length restrictions effective Feb. 20
Yesterday at 3:04pm

LDWF busts two for buying, selling redfish and crabs

Incident happened in Terrebonne Parish last week, LDWF says
Yesterday at 10:17am

Three restaurants cited for allegedly selling swai fish as catfish

Inspections reveal swai fish in freezers, LDWF says
February 14 at 5:16pm

Marsh Man Masson vid: First SLAB SLAM of the season

These tasty fish are on fire throughout the region.
February 14 at 4:37pm
Centerpoint, La., angler Jeremy Treadway caught this 13-pound bass while fishing a Good Ole Boys Bass Club tournament at Cane River on Feb. 11, 2018.

Cane River gives up 13-pound bass

Massive fish caught during Good Ole Boys Bass Club tournament
February 13 at 3:57pm
More freshwater pouring into South Louisiana's marshes — for better or worse — means an ever-expanding largemouth bass fishery for inshore anglers.

Inshore insights: Louisiana’s ever-expanding bass fishery

More freshwater means more opportunities for largemouths
February 09 at 1:46pm

Marsh Man Masson vid: Little water delivers BIG bites

Trip turns incredible despite conditions.
February 08 at 3:20pm

St. Bernard crabber cited for alleged violations

Incident occurred in Pointe a la Hache on Feb. 5, LDWF says
February 08 at 11:41am

UNDERWATER VIDEO TEST: What is the best jighead weight?

Swimming pool footage indicates effects on lure action
February 06 at 8:53am
Redfish can be found this month in the dead-end canals around Dularge, according to Capt. Anthony Kyzar.

Find reds in Dularge’s dead-end canals

Soft plastics tipped with dead shrimp is the ticket, guide says
February 06 at 8:22am
Capt. Mike Guidry with a hefty February Sulfur Mine trout.

Target specks between the fronts

Throw topwaters for specks in the Sulfur Mine, Catfish Lake
February 06 at 8:15am
Locating oyster reefs is key if you want to have some choice speckled trout honey holes to target this spring and summer.

Inshore insights: Locating oyster reefs

Understanding oysters’ biological requirements key to successful scouting
February 05 at 5:44pm
Tommy Vidrine shows off a nice stringer of roadside specks on Highway 1. The Tsunami 3-inch paddle tail minnow in golden bunker caught almost all of the fish — a very slow, steady retrieve was what the specks wanted.

When temps cool, Highway 1 action heats up

Roadside fishing near Grand Isle great when fronts roll in, conditions right
February 01 at 6:55pm