Louisiana Hunting News

Louisiana WFC Approves Hunting Season Changes
The Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission (LWFC) ratified several amendments for the 2009-10 Louisiana hunting season notices of intent at their April 2 meeting.
Proposed 2009-11 Hunting Season Dates for Louisiana
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) has posted the 2009-11 proposed general and wildlife management area (WMA) hunting regulations and dates online.
Louisiana BOW Event March 20-22
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) is sponsoring a Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) workshop from March 20 through 22 at the Camp Grant Walker 4-H Center located just north of Alexandria in Pollock.
Louisiana DWF Cancels Managed Deer Hunts
Due to military training, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries managed deer hunts on the Fort Polk and Peason Ridge Wildlife Management Areas (WMA) for Nov. 28-30 have been cancelled.
Louisiana DWF Verifies Cougar Sightings
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) has received photographic evidence of the second and third documented cougar occurrences in the state in recent history.
Louisiana Youth Hunters of the Year Named
The recipients of the inaugural Louisiana Outdoors Writers Association's (LOWA) 2007 Youth Hunters of the Year Award both have something in common - both were prominently featured in outdoor publications in 2008.
Louisiana Offers Alligator Lottery Hunts
In order to increase alligator harvest opportunities, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) will initiate new alligator lottery hunts on eight Wildlife Management Areas (WMA) for the 2008 alligator harvest season.
Louisiana DWF Purchases Land in Joyce WMA
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF), with funding assistance from several conservation partners, announced the purchase of more than 7,200 acres within the boundaries of the Joyce Wildlife Management Area (WMA) from The Conservation Fund (TCF).
Louisiana WFC to Discuss 2009 Spring Turkey Season
The Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission has scheduled the next regular public board meeting for 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, June 5, 2008, at the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries building located at 2000 Quail Drive in Baton Rouge.
Louisiana Hunting and Fishing Advisory to Meet
The Hunting and Fishing Advisory Education Council will meet on Wednesday, March 26 at 1:30 p.m.