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Red Snapper Season Is Officially Open

Red Snapper season has begun. No, it's not a mistake in your calendar the season now starts in January thanks to help from Louisiana's fishermen.

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Fall Red Snapper Season Begins Today

Great news for Louisiana fishermen. You can now go fishing for red snapper in state waters during the just announced fall season.

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Big Buck Taken Illegally In Avoyelles Parish

An Abbeville hunter could have had a trophy for the record books. Instead he is getting the book thrown at him by the Department of Wildlife and Fisheries.

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Louisiana Wildlife Agent Rescues 8 From The Gulf

It's all in a day's work. One Louisiana wildlife agent assists 8 people to safety during an intense storm off the coast of Vermilion Parish.

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Catch And Cook Program Being Touted By State Wildlife Officials

You catch it and a professional chef will cook it, it's all part of a new program from the Department of Wildlife and Fisheries.

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Two Cited For Stealing Alligator Eggs

Two men are in hot water after begin caught removing alligator eggs from the marsh. They face fines of up to $900 and 120 days in jail.

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Department Of Wildlife Contemplates Commercial Advertising On It’s Properties

We interrupt this quiet natural moment for a word from a sponsor. No, it won't be that obvious and the benefits will probably help us all.

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Louisiana Hunters Now Allowed To Carry Guns During Bow Season

New law will give hunters more protection while out in the woods during the bow season.

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Is It Mandatory That You Purchase A Fishing License? Here are the Louisiana Regulations

Fishing is a way of life here in Louisiana. Our parents start us out young and we grow up catching little baby brim to catfish the size of a 2 year old. However, once you reach a certain age, you must have the proper paperwork to be able to throw a line.

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Salt Water Anglers Can Get A License To Win

Here's your chance to win a new boat, motor, and trailer and help insure the survival of saltwater angling in Louisiana's coastal waters.

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