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|Have you killed a deer yet?
50 Views - Posted: 14 hours ago
November should have been the hot month for Area 2 hunters; for us hunters with a late rut the best is yet to come.
|December's coastal zone waterfowl survey shows more birds so far
1505 Views - Posted: 16 hours ago
With about 75 percent of December’s aerial coastal survey completed, the state’s waterfowl study leader is encouraged by what he’s seen through Wednesday afternoon’s flight.
Larry Reynolds, with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, said 21 of the 27 transect lines that make up the annual survey have been completed so far this week from the Texas border eastward to Houma, and he’s seen many more ducks than he did in November.
|Four men cited for deer hunting violations in Bienville Parish
2228 Views - Posted: December 10 at 10:00 am
Four men were cited for various deer hunting violations on Nov. 30 in Bienville Parish after authorities received a night hunting complaint in the area of the Liberty Hill Hunting Club, according to a press release.
|Hunter downs Tensas Parish 'Elk Buck' with massive 28-inch inside spread
4856 Views - Posted: December 10 at 6:00 am
An old, wily buck roaming the Tensas Parish woods for the past several years had garnered a reputation both for his elusiveness and his eye-popping set of antlers, which earned him the nickname of Elk Buck.
The rack was of such outlandish proportions that it more resembled one of the monarchs of the Rockies, not the swamps of Tensas.
But on Nov. 27, John Parker, 45, who has hunted the big deer for several seasons, finally had the opportunity to put his crosshairs on the old buck.
|Hammond man dies in Tangipahoa Parish hunting accident, LDWF says
6296 Views - Posted: December 09 at 9:32 am
A 33-year-old Hammond man died Friday afternoon as he and his hunting partner attempted to cross a wire fence in Loranger, according to a press release.
|2014 Archery in Louisiana Schools state tournament set for March 1
719 Views - Posted: December 08 at 2:00 pm
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries’ Archery in Louisiana Schools program will begin registering students on Dec. 15 for the 2014 ALAS state tournament slated for March 1 in Alexandria.
|Springfield man dies Thursday in Livingston Parish boating accident
1615 Views - Posted: December 06 at 1:20 pm
A 68-year-old Springfield man died Thursday on the Blood River after apparently losing control of his boat and striking a tree, according to a press release.
|LPB chronicles the comeback of the Louisiana black bear
1381 Views - Posted: December 06 at 1:00 pm
Louisiana Public Broadcasting producers and photographers spent a year following biologists on the forefront of the Louisiana black bear recovery effort to create the latest episode of Alive! In America’s Delta.
Efforts to save the iconic species are documented in Black Bear Comeback, set to air on Monday, Dec. 9 at 7 p.m. on the LPB network across the state.
|LDWF reopens commercial and recreational fishing in portion of coastal waters adjacent to Elmer's Island
1638 Views - Posted: December 06 at 8:20 am
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries reopened a portion of coastal waters adjacent to Elmer’s Island in Jefferson Parish on Dec. 5 for commercial and recreational fishing, according to a press release.
|Decision to prohibit deer hunting with dogs in Kisatchie National Forest upheld by federal court
2292 Views - Posted: December 04 at 10:10 am
The U.S. District Court for the Western District of Louisiana last week ruled the U.S. Forest Service acted properly in banning deer hunting with dogs in the Kisatchie National Forest, according to a press release.
|LDWF cites three Plaquemines Parish men for alleged red drum violations
2421 Views - Posted: December 04 at 10:00 am
Three men were cited by the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries for possessing undersized red drum on Nov. 23 in Plaquemines Parish, according to a press release.
|Baldwin man dies in Iberia Parish boating accident
3608 Views - Posted: December 03 at 10:00 am
A 20-year-old Baldwin man died early Saturday morning when the boat he was riding in hit a submerged object on the Atchafalaya River and capsized, according to the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries.
|Tracking a Booner — The Rest of the Story
614 Views - Posted: December 01 at 6:00 am
Probably the one thing that I have ever written about deer hunting that is worth remembering is this: If you see a deer while hunting and you think you should shoot it, you probably should because in our Louisiana environment the opportunity might not come again.
|LDWF stocks Red River with largemouth bass fingerlings
2624 Views - Posted: November 29 at 2:30 pm
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, in cooperation with the Red River Waterway Commission, recently stocked the Red River with more than 28,000 Florida-strain largemouth bass fingerlings.
|New safety zones established for shooting ranges on three WMAs
2694 Views - Posted: November 25 at 3:35 pm
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries has established and enhanced safety zones surrounding shooting ranges on the Bodcau, Pearl River and Sherburne Wildlife Management Areas.
2638 Views - Posted: November 25 at 9:00 am
Duck and coot hunting seasons kick off in Louisiana this month, with the Coastal Zone opening on Nov. 9 followed by the West Zone opener on Nov. 16. East Zone hunters must wait for Nov. 23 to get going.
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