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Check out video of giant Florida gator

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Where’s Troy Landry when you need him?

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January 16 at 5:09 pm
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Saving the alligator in Louisiana

During my career with the Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, I was fortunate enough to witness and participate in a few conservation success stories. Perhaps most notable is the recovery in Louisiana of the American alligator. 

When I began my career in 1977, alligators were protected under the Endangered Species Act. Loss of habitat, illegal harvest and overharvest were primary reasons for diminishing wild alligator numbers.

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December 16, 2016 at 9:00 am
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Anderson 5.56 M4

If you’re ready to take the plunge and enter the AR-15 market after the contentious presidential election has reaffirmed your Second Amendment rights, Lindsey Simmons-Roberts at Simmons' Sporting Goods said the Anderson M4 might be just what you’re looking for. 

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November 18, 2016 at 8:00 am
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Apex Predator arrows Colorado mule deer

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I set out on my yearly Colorado trip this year with one goal in mind: To harvest a big game animal with my 100-pound war bow. But since I was fortunate to have taken elk in the previous two years bowhunting on public land, I really had no pressure to get one with my compound. 

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October 19, 2016 at 6:00 am
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Top squirrel-hunting tactics

Consistently killing limits of squirrels is no accident, and avid hunter Joe Speyrer puts in a lot of work to ensure he and his sons don’t come home empty handed.

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October 15, 2016 at 7:00 am
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Taxonomy of Louisiana’s squirrels

There is perhaps no greater source of discussion concerning Louisiana squirrels than identification of species and subspecies ,and their respective color phases.

Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries biologist Cody Cedotal said it’s really not that complicated.

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October 15, 2016 at 7:00 am
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Ticks are no joke

We’ve all shown up at the camp and just hit the woods to slip around and bag a squirrel or two without a thought to dangers posed by ticks.

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October 14, 2016 at 6:00 am
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Winnsboro man cited for being over the limit on squirrels, LDWF says

Agents with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries cited a 36-year-old Winnsboro man for allegedly shooting 22 squirrels on Oct. 1 in Catahoula Parish.

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October 03, 2016 at 4:33 pm
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