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.
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 suggests online options for concerned sportsmen dealing with Covid-19 (News)
LDWF: Fishing license sales zoom during COVID-19 shutdown (News)
Easter Holiday Closures for Bodcau and Woodworth Shooting Ranges Announced (News)
LDWF ALERT: Be Aware Of Fake Hunting and Fishing Announcements (News)
LDWF responds to several fake news articles, one regarding increased fishing fines and, most recently, the supposed forced closure of hunting and fishing season because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
LDWF Encourages WMA Users to Utilize WMA Check In/Check Out App (News)
Louisiana fisheries set to receive $73 million in federal assistance (News)
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) is developing plans on how to best utilize $73 million in federal funding to help the state's fishing industry rebound from the severe financial losses caused by the 2019 freshwater flooding event and, more recently, the COVID-19 pandemic.
Louisiana Crab Task Force to Meet Wednesday, April 22, 2020, 1:00p.m via Webinar (News)
AMENDED: Louisiana Shrimp Task Force to Meet May 6, 2020 (News)