Women in the Wild participants eagerly await to cast their rods out as the sun began to creep up over the horizon.

Women in the Wild

UPDATE: This is a story from a few years ago, but since we have sign-ups open we thought we’d share a first person perspective. Story…

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Agent Daniel Varnado shows off the new green-on-green uniform wildlife agents are wearing.

Agent’s New Look

Be on the lookout this fall when hunting, the department’s wildlife agents have recently updated their uniforms to a green on green look.

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The Hunting Heritage Program

The Hunting Heritage Program

This past year LDWF rolled out a new program that has many people trying out things they never would have thought. The Louisiana Hunting Heritage…

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Guy Crittenden's painting of  two blue wing teal is the winner of the 2015 Duck Stamp Competition.

2015 Duck Stamp Winner

Last week judges from around the state, with various waterfowl backgrounds, judged 19 entrees for next year’s Louisiana Duck Stamp. The theme has been open…

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Youngsters at the Big Bass Rodeo touch a channel catfish at Louisiana Department and Wildlife and Fisheries Mobile Touch Tank. The Mobile Touch Tank allows anyone to see, touch and feel local fish species.

New Orleans City Park and LDWF partnered for Big Bass Rodeo, Boats on the Bayou and FISHtival

Since 2005 and the waters of Katrina receded from city park, both the park and the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) have been…

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Jeff Corwin Introduces a new series of Explorer Field Guides

Jeff Corwin Introduces a new series of Explorer Field Guides

JeffCorwinConnect has released a set of six fold out field guides, ranging from species like wild cats and dogs to snakes and primates. The Jeff…

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Effects of Cross-Bayou Weir failure

Effects of Cross-Bayou Weir failure

Story by Joshua Bergeron The failure of Cross Bayou Weir, located in the Larto-Saline Complex, will cause little to no damage to one of the…

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