The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries’ (LDWF) Father/Child FUN (Families Understanding Nature) Camp scheduled for May 1-3 at the Woodworth Outdoor Education Center has been canceled.

The event is among many affiliated with LDWF that have been either canceled or postponed in response to the coronavirus pandemic.

Below is a listing of cancellations, postponements and closures. The public should monitor LDWF’s website - - periodically to check on other events that may be canceled, postponed or rescheduled.

March 20

Artificial Reef Council Meeting in Baton Rouge, postponed indefinitely.

March 20-22

Becoming an Outdoors Women Workshop, canceled. For more information, contact Dana Norsworthy at

Trapping Workshop in Woodworth, canceled.

March 21

Aquatic Volunteer Instructor Workshop in Baton Rouge, postponed. New date to be announced.

March 28

Big Bass Rodeo at New Orleans City Park, canceled.

Boats on the Bayou at New Orleans City Park, canceled.

Battle for the Bass at New Orleans City Park, canceled.

Booker Fowler Fish Hatchery Open House, canceled.

April 2

Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission April meeting in Baton Rouge, canceled.

April 4-5

Archery in Louisiana Schools State Tournament in Shreveport, canceled.

March-April 30

All hunter education classes, canceled

All in-person boater education classes, canceled. Students can still take the boater education online classes at this link:

April 18

Women’s Fishing Workshops at Waddill Wildlife Refuge, postponed.

April 25

Women’s Fishing Workshops at Waddill Wildlife Refuge, postponed.

Step Outside Day at Sherburne WMA, canceled.

Hunter Education Volunteer Instructor Workshop at Camp Grant Walker, canceled.

May 1-3

LDWF’s Father/Child FUN (Families Understanding Nature) Camp, canceled.


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LDWF offices statewide to the public.