The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is advising waterfowl hunters planning to visit Canada during the upcoming hunting season.
he Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries’ (LDWF) Law Enforcement Division will begin training up to 24 cadets in December of 2015 to bolster the ranks of agents in the field.
A Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division agent cited two men for alleged alligator hunting violations in Grant Parish on August 18.
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division agents cited four people in Livingston and East Feliciana parishes for alleged deer hunting violations on Aug. 18.
A Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division agent arrested two people on Aug. 12 in Claiborne Parish for alleged drug violations.
The 2014 Louisiana Male and Female Youth Hunters of the Year (YHOY) were recognized at the 2015 (Louisiana Outdoor Writers Association) LOWA Conference in Morgan City on Aug. 8.
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries now offers the Louisiana Catch and Cook Program, allowing anglers to enjoy their catch at a local restaurant, prepared by their favorite chef.
The land, known as the Kennedy tract, was purchased with $10.25 million from the department’s Conservation Fund.
Pennsylvania’s early migratory bird seasons have been approved, and dove hunters will need to pay particular attention to the dates on which seasons start and end.
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) Waterfowl Section announced Thursday the results of the 2015 waterfowl hunter survey at the Louisiana WFC monthly meeting.
Additionally the Coastal and Non-Game Resources Division is accepting lottery hunt applications for youth deer hunts on Atchafalaya Delta and Point-Aux-Chenes WMAs.
On Saturday, July 25 the 2015 National Archery in the Schools (NASP) World Tournament crowned its champions and a good chunk of the hardware headed back to Louisiana.
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries agents cited two men for taking alligator eggs without a valid egg collection permit.
A Wood Stork and Wading Bird Event will be held on Saturday, Aug. 8, within the South Farm area of Sherburne Wildlife Management Area.
Two Louisiana men were sentenced in the Avoyelles 12th Judicial District Court on June 18 for illegal hunting activity.
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) today released juvenile Alligator Snapping Turtles into the Calcasieu River Basin as part of a reintroduction program for this species.
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) is accepting applications for lottery dove hunts on Elbow Slough Wildlife Management Area (WMA) for the opening weekend of dove season.
The Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission set the dates for the 2015-2016 early migratory bird hunting seasons at their July 2 meeting.
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is advising bow hunters that they may lawfully carry any caliber firearm when bow hunting on private property during Louisiana’s archery season…
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will offer three National Archery in the Schools (NASP) Basic Archery Instructor (BAI) courses this summer.
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) recently honored volunteer instructors working with the department’s Hunter/Aquatic Education Program.
The case stems from an investigation into illegal commercial taking and pursuing of alligators for profit on guided bow fishing trips with Louisiana Bowfishing Inc…
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) announced today the rules and timeframe for the 2016 Louisiana Waterfowl Conservation Stamp, or Louisiana Duck Stamp competition.
The License to Win! Sweepstakes is our way of saying thank you to our anglers for their unfettered support.
To provide the general public alligator harvest opportunities, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) will select eligible alligator hunters through a lottery selection system.
The Louisiana black bear is a subspecies of black bear unique to Louisiana, western Mississippi and eastern Texas
Agents began investigating Taylor when they received a complaint about dead birds that appeared to be poisoned along Mike LeBlanc Road…
Thanks to a highly successful public-private partnership spanning more than two decades, U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal announced today that the…..
Authorities saved a three year old boy from drowning in a swimming pool at a residence on the Amite River Diversion Canal in Livingston Parish on May 10.
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division agents arrested a Marksville man
Search and rescue crews found the body of a River Ridge man around 1:30 p.m. today, May 9 following a single boat incident in Rattlesnake Bayou.
This is a continuation of a cooperative human-dimensions research program conducted by LDWF’s Waterfowl Section and LSU since 2010.
It was first discovered in Louisiana in 1990 in Washington Parish and has since spread to most of the southeastern parishes and some western and central parishes.
The Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission (LWFC) received a commemorative plaque at their April 2 meeting honoring 50 years of support for waterfowl breeding ground habitat conservation.
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division agents made three drug related cases from April 2 to 4 in Jefferson Parish.
Joe Henderson of Jena was honored with the Todd Roberts Memorial Lifetime Achievement Award on April 2 by the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries’ Education Section.
Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission members welcomed Chad J. Courville at their monthly meeting in Baton Rouge.
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) Enforcement Division agents cited 11 people for alleged turkey hunting violations during the opening weekend of the 2015 turkey hunting season.
The Louisiana Wildlife Federation presented Chevron with the Business Conservationist of the Year Award at Saturday’s banquet honoring recipients of the Governor’s Conservation Achievement Awards.
Agents cited Keanon R. Dickey, for hunting turkeys during a closed season, over a baited area and criminal trespassing.