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 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 suggests online options for concerned sportsmen dealing with Covid-19 (News)
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."
CARES Act application deadline is Oct. 26; LDWF reminds commercial fishermen to submit applications (News)
LDWF reminds the state's fishermen and others in the industry affected financially by the COVID-19 pandemic that the deadline is 11:59 p.m. Oct. 26 to apply for financial aid through an LDWF-managed federal funding program.