LDWF Hunter, Boater Education Classes for May Canceled Due to COVID-19 Pandemic (News)
All Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) hunter and in-person boater education classes in May have been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. In addition, the Youth Hunter Education Challenge state competition set for May 30 has been canceled.
La. Dept. of Wildlife and Fisheries Staff Tests Positive for COVID-19 at Baton Rouge Office (News)
Today, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries announced that several staff members in the licensing division located at its headquarters on 2000 Quail Drive in Baton Rouge have either tested positive for COVID-19 or been in contact with someone who has tested positive.
Public Restrooms at All LDWF Facilities Closed Due to Coronavirus Pandemic (News)
All public restrooms at Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) facilities are closed due to the coronavirus pandemic, LDWF announced Wednesday (April 8).
LDWF to extend accepting applications for $14.6 million COVID-19 relief funds (News)
Due to the impacts of hurricanes Laura and Delta, LDWF is extending the application deadline by a month for the $14.6 million in financial assistance available to Louisiana's fishing industry hurt financially by the COVID-19 pandemic.
LDWF to begin accepting applications for $12.4 million in COVID-19 relief funds (News)
LDWF will soon begin accepting applications for $12.4 million in financial assistance that will be available to Louisiana fishermen and others in the industry who have been financially affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Applications for these funds will open at 8 a.m., Monday August 9.
LDWF suggests online options for concerned sportsmen dealing with Covid-19 (News)
Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Foundation Announces Cancellation of Annual Fundraising Event (News)
The Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Foundation (LAWFF) has announced the cancellation of its 2021 Wild Night Fundraiser. The LAWFF said it canceled the event due to the increase in COVID-19 cases in Louisiana and the recent impacts to many regions from Hurricane Ida.
LDWF Announces Cancellation of National Hunting and Fishing Day Events (News)
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) has canceled National Hunting and Fishing Day (NHFD) events across the state.
LDWF to Host Live Session Online to Address CARES Act Fund Questions (News)
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will discuss and answer questions about the $14.6 million in federal funding it has received to help the state's fishing community suffering financially because of the COVID-19 pandemic during its bi-monthly live social media series "Conservation Conversations."