Louisiana Hunting News

Louisiana Offers Numerous Youth Hunting Opportunities
With the upcoming fall hunting season right around the corner and the spring turkey season following, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries would like to remind hunters about the numerous youth hunting opportunities in Louisiana for deer, turkey, squirrel and duck seasons.
Louisiana DWF Proposes 2008 Turkey Dates
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries proposed the season dates for the 2008 Turkey Hunting Season to the Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission at the commission's July 9 meeting.
Louisiana DWF Alligator Lottery Hunt
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) is now accepting alligator lottery hunt applications for five Wildlife Management Area (WMA) lakes and six public lakes in the central portion of the state.
Louisiana Lottery Dove Hunt Applications Available
Applications are now being accepted for a lottery dove hunt to be held on the Bayou Pierre Wildlife Management Area (WMA) the first day of the September 2007 dove season.
Louisiana DWF Releases Black Bear Cub into WMA
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) personnel released a black bear cub in the Red River Wildlife Management Area (WMA).
Louisiana WFC Adopted Changes to Hunting Regulations
The Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission (LWFC) received and adopted three changes to its notice of intent for 2007-2008 hunting regulations at its regular monthly meeting April 5.
Louisiana Man Charged With Turkey Baiting
Agents from the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division cited Robert M. Harris, 50, of Rayville for allegedly hunting turkeys over a baited area on March 24.
Louisiana Reminds Hunters Baiting Turkeys is Illegal
With turkey hunting season approaching, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) is reminding hunters that hunting turkeys over or with the aid of bait is illegal.
Louisiana Suggests Amendment to Deer Season
The Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission (LWFC) added two amendments to the resident small game and deer seasons notice of intent.
Louisiana Night Hunters Caught
A Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division agent cited Dustin Foster, 23, of Elizabeth, Tony Abe Seals, 17, of Oberlin, Brandon Seals, 25, of Mittie, and Casey Randall Reeves, 26, of Dequincy, on Jan. 1 for alleged night hunting violations in Allen Parish.