November 19, 2022

Get your landscape ready for winter before you hibernate

Learn how to protect your landscaping in colder temperatures with LSU Ag.
November 18, 2022

Low Water Advisory in areas of St. Mary Parish

ATTENTION HUNTERS! Sheriff Blaise Smith and the deputies of the SMPSO are advising the public to use EXTREME CAUTION when boating/hunting in St. Mary's waters due to the low water levels we are experiencing.
November 18, 2022

Recreational And Commercial Seasons For Lane Snapper In Louisiana Waters To Close on November 21

The recreational and commercial seasons for lane snapper in Louisiana waters will close at 12:01 a.m. on November 21, 2022, and will remain closed until January 1, 2023. 
November 15, 2022

LDWF Trip Ticket Staff Available During Upcoming Remote License Sales

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) Trip Ticket staff will accompany Licensing during remote commercial fishing license sales. See when they will be in Bourg, here:
November 14, 2022

Plant at the Right Time to Grow Garlic and Bulb Onions

LSU Ag shares more fall gardening tips!
November 8, 2022

Once Extinct In La., LDWF Adds 10 More Whooping Cranes To Its Growing Experimental Population

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) recently added 10 whooping cranes to its experimental population, the most since the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020.
October 28, 2022

Anglers Got A Few Extra Red Snapper According to Landing Estimates for 2022

101% of Louisiana’s 2022 annual private recreational allocation of 809,315 pounds have been harvested to date. The overage will be deducted from the 2023 allocation as payback.
October 23, 2022

LDWF, LTAHA to Host Five Trapping Workshops During 2022-23 Trapping Season

The Terrebonne Parish workshop is scheduled for Jan. 14, 2023.
October 21, 2022

Hunters For The Hungry Louisiana kicks off the 2022-2023 deer season with processors statewide

Hunters For The Hungry Louisiana is once again accepting deer donations at partner processors that are signed up with the organization throughout the state, for the 2022-2023 deer hunting season.
October 19, 2022

‘Tis the season for sneezing: Ragweed, Goldenrod in full bloom in Louisiana

AH-CHOO!!! Oh, seasonal allergies — sneezing, headaches, itchy eyes and coughing — all due to pollen from local, native plants that bloom in autumn. Among many culprits, two of the most common are goldenrod and ragweed.
October 11, 2022

The 2022-2023 Oyster Season Opens This Week in Some Areas

The dates, locations and provisions for the 2022-23 oyster season have been set.
October 6, 2022

LWFC intends to increase catch size, decrease daily bag limit of speckled trout

The Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission (LWFC) adopted a Notice of Intent (NOI) to increase the minimum size limit of spotted seatrout to 13.5 inches total length and to decrease the current daily bag limit to 15 fish.
October 3, 2022

LDWF Providing Eight-Day Reopening of Red Snapper at a 4-Fish Bag Limit

The season will reopen from 12:01 a.m. Friday, October 7 through 11:59 p.m. Friday, October 14. Along with the eight-day reopening, bag limits will increase to 4 fish per person.
September 15, 2022

Recreational Red Snapper Season to Close Monday, September 19

Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Secretary Jack Montoucet signed a declaration of emergency to close the recreational red snapper season in state and federal waters off Louisiana at 12:01 a.m. Monday, September 19.
September 9, 2022

Houma Airbase Splash Pad Hours Change

The Melvin Johnson Jr. (Airbase) Splash Pad in Houma has new hours and the season closure date has been announced.