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|Yes, we have no bananas today
52 Views - Posted: 11 hours ago
“Yes, We Have No bananas Today” is the nonsensical title of a novelty song composed by Frank Silver and Irving Cohn for Broadway in 1923. Like the song, the little fish that Louisiana coastal anglers call “banana fish” is self-contradictory.
3283 Views - Posted: November 18 at 9:00 am
Lake Pontchartrain is legendary for its fall run of speckled trout. With miles and miles of bridge structures and some artificial reefs, there’s no shortage of locations to get on a hot bite.
|Cooler temps push speckled trout into deeper water
2895 Views - Posted: November 15 at 8:45 am
With this week’s cold snap and water temperatures in the mid- to upper-50s, Capt. Mike Gallo has been successful fishing in deeper water with little current.
|Limited Success — Duck hunting Manchac WMA’s limited access area
756 Views - Posted: November 01 at 7:00 am
I knew this would probably be my last Louisiana duck hunt.
|Water clarity, conditions should improve all week in Lake Pontchartrain, Lake Borgne
4634 Views - Posted: October 08 at 10:45 am
On Monday afternoon, Capt. Mike Gallo fished under a flock of birds near where Bayou Thomas empties into Lake Borgne for about four straight hours.
|Cajun Combo Platter — The Tchefuncte River is the gateway to great fishing
1440 Views - Posted: October 01 at 7:00 am
There are certain anglers who wait for Internet reports to tell them where to fish. If an area heats up, they find out about it, and then they hitch up the boat to go share in the fun.
|Time Sensitive — Early season bow-hunting tips for public lands
880 Views - Posted: October 01 at 7:00 am
Temperature’s dropping to 48! But it’s two days after Christmas. Getting in your deerstand for dawn? Probably. But you’re not really pumped for the occasion.
|River Rat — Bass-fishing tips for the Florida Parishes rivers
1094 Views - Posted: October 01 at 7:00 am
Joe Lavigne saw more deer than probably half the Louisiana hunters who had humped their way up trees one morning last October.
|Keep fishing tackle simple
1636 Views - Posted: September 15 at 7:00 am
“I’m just a simple man,” Capt. Kenny Kreeger said of his approach to fishing. “It doesn’t need to be complicated.”
|Other good Lake Pontchartrain fishing hotspots
1310 Views - Posted: September 15 at 7:00 am
Although Capt. Kenny Kreeger spent the whole morning of this recent trip at the CSX bridge, primarily because a strong west wind kept the water too rough or too muddy in other spots, he explained that there are many other good hot-weather (June to September) mix-up spots.
|From Lake Pontchartrain to the table
1799 Views - Posted: September 15 at 7:00 am
Capt. Kenny Kreeger not only likes to fish and take people fishing, he also likes to eat fish.
|About that Louisiana record-book speckled trout
1481 Views - Posted: September 15 at 7:00 am
Capt. Kenny Kreeger holds the No. 2 spot for speckled trout in the all-time Louisiana State Fish Records for a monster he caught Jan. 31, 1999, while fishing Lake Pontchartrain. That’s quite an accomplishment in one of the two most-coveted categories of the program.
1466 Views - Posted: September 15 at 7:00 am
September is a month of transition. As we approach the fall equinox, shorter days and radiative cooling of water temperatures triggers annual migration and feeding habits.
|Pontchartrain Mix-up — Fishing for variety
1894 Views - Posted: September 01 at 7:00 am
Sometimes people forget that Lake Pontchartrain is about more than speckled trout.
|2013-14 Rut Report
5384 Views - Posted: September 01 at 7:00 am
Many factors can impact the breeding season of deer but, for the most part, breeding activity occurs during the same month every year.
|How to get live bait?
1870 Views - Posted: August 15 at 7:00 am
There are two means of securing live bait: catching it for yourself and purchasing it at bait shops. Here are some thoughts on both approaches.
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