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Apply for WMA Lottery Turkey Hunts and White Lake Fishing Lottery

LDWF is accepting applications for Wildlife Management Area (WMA) lottery turkey hunts and the White Lake Wetlands Conservation Area (WCA) fishing lottery. The deadline to apply is February 8, 2022. Apply online.

Ditch the Paper Tags! Tag Your Harvest by Text Message

Text-to-tag is here! Hunters can tag and validate their deer or turkey harvest directly from their smartphone (via text) immediately after the animal is harvested.

Display Your Hunting/Fishing License on LA Wallet

Citizens with a Louisiana Driver’s License or State ID can now use LA Wallet to display their purchased LDWF licenses on their smartphone.

Understanding Commercial and Recreational License Changes

LDWF is implementing a new fee structure for hunting and fishing licenses and boat registrations. The new fee structure streamlines the old process, reducing the number of licenses required for hunters and anglers.

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Jan28

Hunter Education Class - Grant Parish

Jan29

Boater Education Class - Bossier Parish

Feb01

Oyster Task Force Meeting

Feb03

Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission Meeting