Fishing

Capt. Jeremy Cable, with Lite'M Up Bowfishing in Cocodrie, shows off the nearly 42-inch long bull red he arrowed on Nov. 1. It is currently the Bowfishing Association of America's state and world record redfish.

World bowfishing record redfish stuck out of Cocodrie

Big bull freed itself from first two arrows on Nov. 1
15 hours ago
Trying some new areas he'd never fished before paid off last week for Todd Masson.

Marsh Man Masson video: Exploring new spots results in amazing action

Try totally new areas — and you just might catch more fish
December 07 at 7:36am
Setting your drag properly, retying your knots and steering clear of the prop are just a few tips that will help you put some big fish — like this bull red the author caught — in the boat.

Inshore insights: Top 3 tips to help you boat a big fish

Pointers to avoid another ‘one that got away’ story
December 07 at 7:03am
Capt. Eric Olsen shows off a nice Biloxi Marsh speck.

Bust ‘em in the Biloxi Marsh

Bayous draining into Lake Borgne also a good option, guide says
December 05 at 4:55pm
Adam Cook (left) and Kurt Cook said anglers looking to catch Bayou Black bass this month should head to dead-end canals.

Bayou Black bass in transition but very catchable, anglers say

Cold fronts pushing fish into dead-end canals
December 04 at 8:52am
Redfish are all over the Delacroix marsh right now, and they're in very shallow water, according to fishing guide Capt. Austin Plaisance.

Redfish, trout thick in Delacroix

Go shallow for reds, deep for trout
November 30 at 10:48am
Todd Masson shows off a speck headed for the grease and a holiday feast for Thanksgiving.

Catch and cook: Raking in fish for a holiday feast

If fried turkey is getting old, maybe go with fried fish this Christmas
November 29 at 9:13am
As water levels fluctuate in the marsh, understanding where fish move and gather are keys to a successful trip.

Inshore insights: Understanding water levels in the marsh

Visualizing staging areas is key
November 28 at 3:09pm
Images like this one from the MODIS Today website provide Louisiana's inshore anglers with the daily status of current water conditions — which makes locating potential fishing locations that much easier.

Video: Using online satellite imagery to find clean water

MODIS Today website provides info that will help you plan your trip
November 28 at 2:14pm
The Castin' Cajun, Tony Fontentot, shows off a nice Terrebonne Parish redfish caught earlier this month. Fontentot passed away Monday morning in Thibodaux.

‘Castin’ Cajun’ TV host passes away

Fontenot died Monday morning in Thibodaux
November 27 at 2:40pm
Loads of trout can be found under birds working potbelly minnows this time of year, according to Capt. Anthony Kyzar.

Keep your eyes on Cocodrie

Speckled trout are stacked up and big enough to take home
November 20 at 2:46pm

Agents cite 16 for alleged oyster violations in Lake Borgne

Incident took place in a polluted area near Half Moon Island, LDWF says
November 17 at 2:29pm