Women in the Wild Fishing Basics Workshop Set for April 21 at Cabela’s in Gonzales

Release Date: 04/13/2012

April 13, 2012 -- The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries’ (LDWF) Education Section and Fisheries Outreach will present a Louisiana Women in the Wild Fishing Basics Workshop on Saturday, April 21 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Cabela's in Gonzales.

The workshop is intended for women who are interested in learning to fish, but have limited or no experience.  Subject matter will include basic skills such as fish identification, rigging fishing tackle, casting, fish cleaning and trailering a boat. There is no cost for the workshop which is limited to the first 30 participants to register.  

To register, contact Christine Pocorello at Christine.Pocorello@Cabelas.com .  For more information, contact Karen Crabtree at 318/766-8144 or kedwards@wlf.la.gov .