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Boating Education Lagniappe Day Slated For April 27

Boating Education Lagniappe Day Slated for April 27

  • April 3, 2019

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) will be hosting the ninth annual "Boating Education Lagniappe Day" on April 27 at eight different locations across the state. During Boating Education Lagniappe Day, LDWF will provide instructors for the National…

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Recreational & Commercial 2019 Blue Crab Harvest Regulations

Recreational & Commercial 2019 Blue Crab Harvest Regulations

  • November 5, 2018

Proposed Changes: Harvest of Female Blue Crabs to Close September 9 – October 13 The recreational and commercial take (or possession) of female blue crabs from state waters is prohibited during this time. This regulation replaces all previous closures and restrictions on…

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LWFC To Modify Blue Crab Harvest Regulations

LWFC to Modify Blue Crab Harvest Regulations

  • September 24, 2018

At its September 6, 2018 meeting, the Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission adopted a Notice of Intent to change regulations for the recreational and commercial harvest of blue crabs in 2019. The proposed rule would change the season during which…

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Crab Fishing Ban May Expand

Crab Fishing Ban May Expand

  • October 23, 2017

From Houma Today: Recreational crabbers may face restrictions next year to help restore the blue crab population in state waters. Commercial fishing of female blue crabs across the Louisiana coast will be banned for two months each of the next…

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Crab Fishing Ban May Expand

Crab Fishing Ban May Expand

  • October 20, 2017

From Houma Today: Recreational crabbers may face restrictions next year to help restore the blue crab population in state waters. Commercial fishing of female blue crabs across the Louisiana coast will be banned for two months each of the next…

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