|LDWF cites three Plaquemines Parish men for alleged red drum violations
579 Views - Posted: 7 hours ago
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.
|Yes, we have no bananas today
45 Views - Posted: 8 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.
|Specks 'plum ridiculous' now out of Dularge
943 Views - Posted: Yesterday at 8:00 am
Water temperatures that were in the low- to mid-40s last week have now risen into the mid-50s, and the speckled trout are turned on in Dularge, a fishing guide said on Monday.
159 Views - Posted: December 01 at 6:00 am
“Most of the world is covered by water. A fisherman’s job is simple: Pick out the best parts.”
— Charles Waterman
|The Easy Button — Speckled trout stack up in Geohegan Canal in December
184 Views - Posted: December 01 at 6:00 am
I started carrying cash because of the emotional connection I have to break to give it to somebody else.
|Vermilion Chill — How to avoid the crowds for winter trout
88 Views - Posted: December 01 at 6:00 am
When it’s cold, it can be hot.
|Yule Tide bass
147 Views - Posted: December 01 at 6:00 am
Drive or ride in any bass boat above the Tropic of Cancer late in December, particularly in coastal Louisiana’s semi-tropical region, and there still is a reasonable chance you’ll feel like you’ve gotten frost bite when attempting to catch a bass.
|LDWF stocks Red River with largemouth bass fingerlings
1530 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.
|Battery chargers with a pulse
1508 Views - Posted: November 27 at 9:00 am
The chemical process that produces electrical power in a battery can also damage it without human intervention.
|Catch monster specks wade-fishing in Calcasieu Lake
4485 Views - Posted: November 21 at 9:30 am
Capt. Bruce Baugh kicked off wade-fishing season in style last week, netting some truly amazing speckled trout in just a two-hours span on Calcasieu Lake.
|Leesville angler catches 10-pounder at Toledo Bend
3092 Views - Posted: November 20 at 1:00 pm
On Sunday, Nov. 10, Leesville’s Darold Gleason and his fishing partner, Kevin Jeane of Anacoco, knew they were sitting on the quality bass needed to win a V&M Fall Series tournament on Toledo Bend.
3276 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.
|LDWF agents arrest two men for alleged illegal boat sale
6291 Views - Posted: November 16 at 2:00 pm
Agents with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries arrested two Louisiana men on Nov. 14 for allegedly falsifying a boat sale, according to a press release.
|The Fat Boy
2609 Views - Posted: November 15 at 9:00 am
Paul Brown’s Fat Boys are still kicking, slowly twitching underwater, tantalizing and catching saltwater fish after the proven soft plastic was bought in the late 2000s.
|Cooler temps push speckled trout into deeper water
2889 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.
806 Views - Posted: November 15 at 6:00 am
Speckled trout on fly? To quote Si Robertson, it’s on like Donkey Kong! A game plan for putting a nice mess of fish in the box starts off with poppers around sunrise, switching to weighted flies like clouser minnows and charlies under a VOSI around mid-morning, then finishing the day with poppers near sunset.
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