Louisiana Hunting News

Louisiana Offers Outdoorswoman Workshop
Watch out outdoorsmen, here come 125 enthusiastic women. These women will fill the woods in Pollock at Camp Grant Walker in the rolling hills of central Louisiana on March 16-18, 2007 for the 19th Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) workshop sponsored by the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF).
Louisana Searching for Bald Eagle Poacher
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) Enforcement Division agents and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) Office of Law Enforcement special agents are seeking information regarding the killing of a federally protected southern bald eagle.
Louisiana Offers Three Ways to Obtain Hunters Ed Certification
Hunter education certification cards can be obtained three different ways from the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) Hunter Education Program. The free hunter education course is mandatory for anyone born on or after Sept. 1, 1969, who plans on purchasing a hunting license.
Louisiana Hunter Cited for Illegal Deer Hunting
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division agents cited a Chauvin man on Nov. 6 for allegedly illegally hunting deer in Terrebonne Parish.
Louisana DWF Deer Tag Harvest Cards Online
The new deer tag harvest cards for the 2006-07 deer hunting season can now be downloaded and printed from the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Web site at www.wlf.louisiana.gov/hunting/regulations/deerhunting.
Louisiana Record Retrap Alligator Harvested
Glenn Capdepon now holds the Louisiana record for the largest "farm retrap" alligator ever captured after hauling in a 12 and a half footer on Sept. 10 in Tensas Parish.
Louisiana Men Cited for Alligator Hunting Violations
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division agents cited Daniel A. Edgar, 57, and Joey Edgar, 37, both of Franklin on 20 counts each of allegedly taking alligators from unapproved areas in St. Martin and Iberia Parishes.
Reward Offered for Information on Black Bear in Louisiana
Louisiana Operation Game Thief (LOGT), the Black Bear Conservation Committee (BBCC) and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service are offering up to $7,000 in rewards for information leading to the apprehension of a violator that killed a Louisiana black bear near Muscle Lake in Avoyelles Parish.
Discover Louisiana Hunting Weekend Scheduled
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) will again offer new hunters the opportunity to participate during Discover Louisiana Hunting (DLH) promotional hunting days set for Thanksgiving weekend, Nov. 24-26.
Louisiana Turkey Hunting Season Dates Proposed
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries proposed the season dates for the 2007 Turkey Hunting Season to the Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission at the commission's Aug. 3 meeting.