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For Louisiana’s Cajun clam marketing effort, rangia clams were harvested with a modified oyster dredge and sorted on before being put in caged trays suspended off the water bottom for self-purging.

Louisiana marshes have clams, too

Oysters aren't the only mollusks around
February 03 at 3:50pm
In late winter and early spring, much more of the lake is relatively open water than in May or June. By late summer, the lake is almost solid green with plant growth.

Speckled dreams — Best tactics to catch springtime crappie

If crappie fishing fills your nighttime thoughts, this angler has the tips and tools to help turn dreams into reality.
February 01 at 7:00am
Game species hunted at the former Saline WMA and now Dewey Wills WMA are deer, squirrels, rabbits, raccoon, turkey and waterfowl.

Saline WMA is now Dewey Wills

More about this public deer mecca
February 01 at 7:00am

Two Avoyelles Parish men busted for allegedly gill-netting crappie

Incident occurred Jan. 26 on Old River in Vick, LDWF says
January 27 at 4:29pm
Capt. Eddie Berthelot Jr. favors cocahoe minnows under a popping cork or tight-lined Matrix Shad for January speckled trout in Catfish Lake out of Golden Meadow. <br />

Slow it down for wintertime trout

Try live minnows or soft plastics in Catfish Lake out of Golden Meadow
January 18 at 10:24am
Al Siener, an Army veteran who works in Afghanistan for a military contractor, relaxes when he’s home by kayak fishing.

On a mission

Group is sharing their love of kayak fishing with those that serve
January 17 at 4:00pm
Sam Canoe caught this catfish in what should be a January hotspot near Morgan City.

Nutria liver makes great bait

Morgan City catfish will start eating more this month
January 11 at 11:13am
Jonathan Cheely with his Atchafalaya Basin Buster 10-point shot two days after Christmas this past year.

Basin busters — Top deer-hunting tips for the Atchafalaya Basin

Killing deer in the Atchafalaya Basin is definitely a challenge, but these veteran hunters share their keys to success — both on private and public land.
January 01 at 7:00am
Michael Stutson shows off the big Catahoula Parish 11-point he shot during an afternoon hunt on Dec. 10. The big buck green-scored 153 4/8 inches B&C.

5-year management plan pays off with 154-inch buck

Big Catahoula Parish 11-point dropped from 100 yards
December 15, 2016 at 9:35am

Catfish, crab advisory issued in Southwest Louisiana, LDWF says

PCB, dioxin, furan levels high in some tissues tested
November 18, 2016 at 2:33pm
Aerial herbicide will be administered on about 500 acres in Lake Bistineau by helicopter next week to control the growth of giant salvinia.

Week-long aerial herbicide treatment for Lake Bistineau to start Monday

Plan is to target 500 acres where giant salvinia growth is heavy, LDWF says
November 18, 2016 at 2:02pm
Capt. Mike Guidry said fishing around Golden Meadow only gets better as winter temperatures settle in.

Prospecting at Golden Meadow

When it’s cold, it’s gold
November 09, 2016 at 11:09am
Notice that the chunks of fish flesh are still intact in the finished courtbouillon.

Lafayette exec cooks from his roots

October 29, 2016 at 9:00am