Outdoors

Two Concordia Parish men arrested for hunting violations

A Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) Enforcement Division agent and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) agent arrested two Louisiana men on Jan.

Vitter’s Wetlands Conservation Act passes committee

U.S. Sen. David Vitter (R-La.), top Republican on the Environment and Public Works Committee, today announced the passage of the bipartisan North American Wetlands Conservation Extension Act (NAWCA) through the EPW Committee.

LDWF: man shot,killed in potential hunting accident

Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) Enforcement Division agents and Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Office (TPSO) deputies are investigating a potential hunting incident involving a fatality on Dec.

Baton Rouge man cited for deer hunting violations

Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division agents cited a Baton Rouge man for alleged deer hunting violations on Nov. 15 in East Feliciana Parish.

LWFC adds 17 'bucks-only' still hunt days to Deer Area 7 hunting season

The Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission today added 17 days in Deer Area 7 for bucks-only still hunting with firearms, during the 2013-14 Area 7 deer season. The dates include Nov. 9-15 and Nov.

Archery in Louisiana Schools program growing in popularity

As a new school year begins, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries’ Archery in Louisiana Schools Program (ALAS) continues efforts to attract participants.

760 pound gator pulled by hunter in West Baton Rouge Parish

Alligator hunting season is in full swing and one catch turned some heads over the weekend.

Marksville man cited for alligator violations

Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division agents cited a Marksville man for alleged alligator hunting violations on September 5.

Hunters for the Hungry program no longer accepting wild hogs

Due to heightened precautions issued by the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries regarding the processing and dressing of wild hogs, the Hunters for the Hungry Processor Program will no longer be accepting wild hog donations effective

Vitter: La. takes bold step to put state in control of red snapper management

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