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Redfish are ganging up in the shallow ponds on the west side of Buras. And there is little fishing pressure on that side of the Mississippi River, so the fish are more than willing to eat lures.

Go west for hot Buras redfish action

Shallow ponds offer sightfishing opportunities
September 26 at 11:28am
Walker Saik, who was fishing with Capt. Ross Montet, landed a pompano on Tuesday in about 18 inches of water up against the grass in Bay Sans Bois out of Port Sulphur.

Angler lands pompano in marsh out of Port Sulphur

Deepwater species bit live shrimp under a popping cork in 18 inches of water, guide says
June 06 at 5:01pm

Former LDWF enforcement agent pleads guilty in Delta NWR poaching case

11-point buck illegally shot in January, 2016, according to reports
May 24 at 9:09am
Throwing a Hunchback wakebait near the shoreline, Oscar “Grouch” Flores scored the first redfish of the morning.

Fishing is not always about catching

Texas kayak club enjoys time spent in Louisiana
May 17 at 2:39pm
While the marsh west of Venice is generally better than the east, erosion has created a dearth of shoreline, where redfish like to feed.

The triangle of fishing

May 15 at 7:00am

Three cited for alleged oyster violations in Plaquemines Parish

Men were dredging in an area closed to pollution, LDWF says
April 21 at 10:41am
The Port Eads Marina is located on the South Pass of the Mississippi River snugged up next to the historic lighthouse. Note the protected harbor with slips behind the marina buildings.

What is the new Port Eads?

April 15 at 7:00am
Margaret Hopkins, daughter of Capt. Nash Roberts III, caught this bull red on a black/chartreuse Deadly Dudley in the Port Sulphur area.

Seeing red out of Port Sulphur and Empire

Higher river in March typically means redfish
March 01 at 4:30pm

Port Sulphur man arrested for recreational fishing violations, LDWF says

Ragas accused of allegedly catching and keeping undersized redfish
October 31, 2016 at 4:52pm
Nighttime bowfishing in the marsh produces a mixed bag of species.

Dark arrows — Top tactics for coastal bowfishing

If you think bowfishing isn’t sporting, you probably have never given it a try. These die-hard bowfishermen share their tips for success and explain why it’s not as easy as it looks.
October 01, 2016 at 7:00am

Port Sulphur man arrested for alleged oyster violations

Third-offense could mean 10-year oyster harvester license revocation, LDWF says
September 20, 2016 at 6:01pm

Four cited for shrimping violations in Plaquemines Parish

Agents seized more than 1,200 pounds of shrimp, LDWF says
August 09, 2016 at 11:39am

Two cited for possessing 33 redfish in Port Sulphur

Turner, Hingle were allegedly 23 fish over their limit, LDWF says
February 15, 2016 at 9:31am
There are many Lake Borgne and Bay Eloi waypoints included in Captain Paul’s Fishing Edge.

Removed platform sites can be great fishing locations

Capt. Paul shares coordinates for Lake Borgne and Bay Eloi
September 03, 2015 at 3:45pm