July 15, 2024

Audubon Zoo Releases Rare Snakes in Bid to Conserve the Species

A team of conservationists from Audubon Zoo and the U.S. Forestry Service recently released six young Louisiana Pine Snakes in the Kisatchie National Forest in north-central Louisiana. Louisiana Pine Snakes are widely considered one of the rarest snakes in the country
July 5, 2024

LDWF Congratulates Louisiana 4-H Shooting Sports Team National Championship Victory

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) would like to congratulate the Louisiana 4-H Shooting Sports Team for winning the 4-H Shooting Sports National Championship. It is Louisiana’s fourth national championship in the last five years.
June 28, 2024

Louisiana Inshore Shrimp Season to Close July 1 in State Inside Waters

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries announced the 2024 spring inshore shrimp season will close at 6 p.m. on Monday, July 1, 2024, in all state inside waters from the Mississippi/Louisiana state line westward to the Louisiana/Texas state line.
June 6, 2024

Students Sharpen Hunting Skills at Youth Hunter Education Challenge in Terrebonne and Rapides Parishes

The young hunters competed in a variety of events, including 3-D archery, .22 rifle shooting, muzzleloader, shotgun shooting, wildlife identification, safety trail, map/compass orienteering and a general knowledge test.