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|Change has come to Balck Bayou Lake
May 15 at 7:00 am
Freddie McMullen, now a successful 51-year-old Monroe orthodontist, spent his formative years on Black Bayou Lake.
|A turkey for dad
May 13 at 9:00 am
When you hear “Phfffffftt,” you know a strutting tom is close and it is time to get ready.
|House restores money to Artificial Reef Fund, shuns LDWF land purchase
May 10 at 5:18 pm
The House of Representatives voted late this afternoon to advance the state's $24.7 billion budget plan for the next fiscal year, and in the process took firm stances on line items related to sportsmen.
|Popular trout-fishing destination known as the Pickets being removed
May 10 at 1:46 pm
The Pickets are hallowed ground in the Houma trout-fishing world. If you fish out of Cocodrie and Dularge during the summer, the odds are pretty darned good you schedule time at this perennial hotspot to add big specks to your box.
|Bill banning possession of red snapper moves forward in state Legislature
May 09 at 9:31 am
The drive by a state senator to outlaw the possession of Gulf red snapper for recreational and commercial fishermen, as well as everyone else in Louisiana, cleared its first hurdle Wednesday, and the debate now swims to the full Senate for further consideration.
|State budget includes LDWF purchase of Office of State Lands properties
May 07 at 12:11 pm
Among the contingencies propping up Gov. Bobby Jindal's budget proposal is a unique and possibly unprecedented land deal involving the state selling properties at a significant markup to, well, itself. That's the latest twist in the winding debate over Jindal's proposed $24.7 billion budget, which is short on revenues by about $1.3 billion.
|Trailer inspection required, enforcement on ‘case by case’ basis
May 03 at 3:25 pm
The Internet has been abuzz lately with warnings that tickets are being issued at boat landings to boaters whose trailers have no inspection tags.
|Calf killed by bear in West Carroll Parish
May 02 at 11:39 am
A black bear killed a calf last week near Epps, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife & Fisheries said today.
|Sweep of Artificial Reef Development Fund pushing through the House
May 01 at 4:36 pm
The House Appropriations Committee approved the required legislation earlier this week to transfer $20.6 million from the Artificial Reef Development Fund to help plug holes in the administration’s annual budget.
|Repair work to begin on Huey P. Long Fish Hatchery
April 24 at 3:27 pm
Louisiana Department of Wildlife & Fisheries Secretary Robert Barham issued a declaration of emergency for pond improvements at the Huey P. Long Fish Hatchery facility in Lacombe on April 22.
|LDWF reaches $10 million mark with DU
April 24 at 9:15 am
The Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission was recognized by Ducks Unlimited last month reaching the $10 million mark for waterfowl habitat restoration.
|Louisiana, Texas file suit to stop shortening of federal red snapper season
April 23 at 12:04 pm
A lawsuit has been filed to prevent implementation of emergency rules by the National Marine Fisheries Service that would limit the federal red snapper season off the Louisiana and Texas coasts, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife & Fisheries announced today.
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