There are other resident game birds that can be harvested in Louisiana, including crows, blackbirds, cowbirds, grackles, and pheasants. Louisiana allows the take of crows, blackbirds, cowbirds, and grackles from September 1 through January 1 with no daily limit. However, these species may also be taken year-round during legal shooting hours under some circumstances. Take of pheasant is permitted during quail season.
LDWF ALERT: Be Aware Of Fake Hunting and Fishing Announcements
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.