Hunting and Fishing Advisory Education Council

The framework for the Hunting and Fishing Advisory Education Council was created during the 2001 regular session of the Louisiana Legislature by Act No. 322.

56 Section 699.21. Membership
A. The Hunting and Fishing Advisory Education Council shall be established within the Department
of Wildlife and Fisheries to promote the many benefits of hunting and fishing among Louisiana citizens
and to educate the citizens of the state on those benefits.
B. Members of the council shall serve on a voluntary basis and shall not receive any compensation or
reimbursement for expenses. The council shall meet at least twice annually and shall consist of the
following members:
(1) One member appointed by the Louisiana Wildlife Federation.
(2) One member appointed by the Louisiana Coastal Conservation Association.
(3) One member appointed by the Louisiana Wild Turkey Federation.
(4) One member appointed by the Louisiana Bass Federation.
(5) One member appointed by the Charter Boat Captain's Association.
(6) One member appointed by the Trapper and Alligator Hunter's Association.
(7) One member appointed by the secretary of the Department of Wildlife and Fisheries.
(8) One member appointed by the Louisiana Outdoor Writer's Association.
(9) One member appointed by the Cajun Becasse Society.
(10) One member appointed by the Bayou State Bowhunter's Association.
(11) One member appointed by the chairman of the Senate Natural Resources Committee.
(12) One member appointed by the chairman of the House of Representatives Natural Resources
Committee.
(13) One member appointed by the Louisiana Marine Trades Association.
(14) One member appointed by the Jefferson Parish Marine Fisheries Advisory Board.
(15) One member appointed by the director of the LSU Agriculture Center Cooperative Extension
Service who is a specialist or agent assigned to fisheries or wildlife advisory work.

Section 699.22. Council powers; duties; responsibilities
The council shall develop plans and strategies to promote public awareness that fees, taxes, and
traditional expenditures of hunters and anglers provide financial support for the management of fish and wildlife resources, habitat conservation and management, and the enforcement of fish and wildlife laws, and contribute to the local and national economy.

Council Members

Name/Organization Mailing Address Phone No./Email Address

Warren L. Singer                      La. Wildlife Federation

40138 Autumn Meadow Ave. Prairieville LA  70769

Ph. 225-622-6941              warren@icscla.com

 

Nelson "Snoop" Roth
La. Coastal Conservation Assoc.
1737 E. Hermitage St.
Gonzales, LA 70737
225-623-9588
rothn@vmcmail.com
Mike Rainwater
La. Wild Turkey Federation
P.O. Box 691
Ruston, LA 71273
318-243-5661
mprwater@aol.com
Alexander Perret
La. Bass Federation Nation
2000 Quail Drive, Rm. 362
Baton Rouge, LA   70808
Ph. 225-765-2328
aperret@wlf.la.gov

Daryl Carpenter
LA Charter Boat Association

13824 Red River Ave.
Baton Rouge, LA. 70818

225-937-6288
reelscreamersft@aol.com

Ryan Schaefer
La. Trapper & Alligator Hunter's Assoc.

203 Natasha St.
Abbeville, LA 70510

337-417-0424
ryansschaefer@gmail.com

Mike Windham
La. Dept. of Wildlife & Fisheries
P.O. Box 98000
Baton Rouge, LA 70898
225-765-2807
cwindham@wlf.louisiana.gov
Lyle Johnson
La. Outdoor Writer's Assoc.
17677 Old Jefferson Hwy. Prarieville, LA 70769 225-485-7997
reelman@eatel.net
Stephen Pellessier
Cajun Becasse Society
815 Brentwood Blvd.
Lafayette, LA 70503
337-233-1315
steve.pellessier@property-one.com

Bayou State Bowhunters Assoc. is no longer an active organization.

   
Jeff DeBlieux IV
Ducks Unlimited
104 Mechant Drive Houma, LA 70363 985-853-3009
jkdeblieux@charter.net

David Rousseau
Appointee, House Natural Resources & Environment Committee

218 Rue de Beauville
Napoleonville, LA   70390
985-369-6924
rousseau4@charter.net

La. Marine & Motorcycle Trades Assoc.

 

Seat currently vacant
Woody Crews
Jefferson Parish Marine Fisheries Advisory Board
P.O. Box 6202
Metairie, LA 70009
504-888-7790
wcrews@grayinsco.com
Dr. Donald Reed
LSU Ag Center Cooperative Extension Service
4419 Idlewild Rd.
Clinton, LA 70722
225-683-5848
dreed@agctr.lsu.edu