Natural Heritage Tourism and Outdoor Recreation in Northeast Region

 Birding and Wildlife Viewing

   
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The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide to Bird Watching
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Bird watching continues to grow in popularity among folks of all ages.  The hobby—otherwise known as birding—is an excellent way to enjoy nature and become acquainted with all things winged.

 

Tara Wildlife Doing Business as a Sustainable Recreation Destination
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Renowned for its hunting, Tara Wildlife also offers birding, hiking and a well-equipped conference and recreation facility.

 

The Mississippi Flyway

The longest migration route of any in the Western Hemisphere lies in this flyway. It's northern terminus is on the Arctic coast of Alaska and its southern end in Patagonia.

 

The Ecological Basis for the Conservation of Migratory Birds in the Mississippi Alluvial Valley
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In 1994, the Mississippi Alluvial Valley (MAV) Migratory Bird Planning Group began to devise a conservation plan that integrates habitat objectives for three groups of bird species—wintering waterfowl, migratory shorebirds, and breeding and wintering forest birds.

 

Bird Trails and Important Bird Areas
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A Bird Trail is more than a trail in the literal sense.  It is a “necklace” of sites, usually linked by a physiographic feature such as a river, that are united by the theme of “great for bird watching!”  Birding Trails are essentially driving routes that help you get from one prime birding spot to the next.

 

Birds Field Guides Collection
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Birds and Mammals Field Guides Collection: A collection of one page fact sheets.

 

Show Birding and Wildlife Viewing Organizations & Professionals (71)
There are 71 resources serving Northeast Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Birding and Wildlife Viewing Organizations & Professionals serving Northeast Region
Ecotourism
Allen Native Ventures
Dr. Charles Allen - Pitkin, LA
Atchafalaya Basin Landing & Marina- Swamp Tours
- Breaux Bridge, LA
Atchafalaya National Heritage Area
Debra Credeur - Executive Director - Baton Rouge, LA
Bayou Cocodrie National Wildlife Refuge
Deisha Norwood - Wildlife Refuge Specialist - Ferriday, LA
Bayou Macon Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Bayou Teche Experience
- Breaux Bridge, LA
Big Colewa Bayou Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Big Lake Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Ferriday, LA
Black Bayou Lake National Wildlife Refuge
North Louisiana Refuge Complex - Farmerville, LA
Blu-Dog Charters & Guide Service
Captain Ivy St. Romain - Morgan City, LA
Boeuf Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Bogue Chitto National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Louisiana Wildlife Refuges Complex - Lacombe, LA
Brownell Memorial Park & Carillon Tower
- Morgan City, LA
Buckhorn Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Ferriday, LA
Cajun Country Swamp Tours
Walter “Butch” Guchereau - Breaux Bridge, LA
Cajun Jack's Swamp Tours
- Patterson, LA
Cajuns Houseboats & Rentals, Inc.
- Morgan City, LA
Canoe & Trail Adventures
Chad Almquist - New Orleans, LA
Champagnes Cajun Swamp Tours
- Breaux Bridge, LA
Chemin-A-Haut State Park
- Bastrop, LA
D'Arbonne National Wildlife Refuge
U.S Fish & Wildlife Service - Farmerville, LA
Floy Ward McElroy Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Handy Brake National Wildlife Refuge
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - Farmerville, LA
Honey Island Swamp Tours
- Slidell, LA
Kisatchie National Forest
USDA-Forest Service - Pineville, LA
Lake Bruin State Park
- St. Joseph, LA
Lake Ophelia National Wildlife Refuge
U.S Fish & Wildlife Service - Marksville, LA
Louisiana Lost Lands Environmental Tours
Marie Gould - Co-Founder - New Orleans, LA
Louisiana State Parks
Stuart Johnson - Assistant Secretary - Baton Rouge, LA
Oaklawn Manor
- Franklin, LA
Ouachita Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Pearl River Eco-Tours
Captain Neil Benson - Slidell, LA
Poverty Point Reservoir State Park
- Delhi, LA
Richard K. Yancey Wildlife Management Area
LDWF & US Army Corps of Engineers - Opelousas, LA
Russell Sage Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Sam Houston Jones State Park
- Lake Charles, LA
Shadowlawn
- Franklin, LA
Slow Food Baton Rouge
Sarah Bolinger - Baton Rouge, LA
Splendor Farms
- Bush, LA
St. John Ranch & Lodge
- Homer, LA
Steve Smith
Stillwater Outfitters - Captain - Cypremort Point, LA
Tensas River National Wildlife Refuge
U.S Fish & Wildlife Service - Tallulah, LA
Upper Ouachita National Wildlife Refuge
North Louisiana Refuges - Farmerville, LA
Youth Hunter Registry Program
LDWF - Baton Rouge, LA
Guides and Outfitters
Blu-Dog Charters & Guide Service
Captain Ivy St. Romain - Morgan City, LA
Giles Island Hunting Club
Jimmy Riley - Ferriday, LA
Ivy's Tackle Box
- Morgan City, LA
Pack & Paddle
- Lafayette, LA
Steve Smith
Stillwater Outfitters - Captain - Cypremort Point, LA
State and Federal Land
Bayou Cocodrie National Wildlife Refuge
Deisha Norwood - Wildlife Refuge Specialist - Ferriday, LA
Bayou Macon Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Big Colewa Bayou Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Big Lake Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Ferriday, LA
Black Bayou Lake National Wildlife Refuge
North Louisiana Refuge Complex - Farmerville, LA
Boeuf Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Bogue Chitto National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Louisiana Wildlife Refuges Complex - Lacombe, LA
Buckhorn Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Ferriday, LA
Chemin-A-Haut State Park
- Bastrop, LA
D'Arbonne National Wildlife Refuge
U.S Fish & Wildlife Service - Farmerville, LA
Floy Ward McElroy Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Handy Brake National Wildlife Refuge
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - Farmerville, LA
Kisatchie National Forest
USDA-Forest Service - Pineville, LA
Lake Bruin State Park
- St. Joseph, LA
Lake Ophelia National Wildlife Refuge
U.S Fish & Wildlife Service - Marksville, LA
Ouachita Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Poverty Point Reservoir State Park
- Delhi, LA
Richard K. Yancey Wildlife Management Area
LDWF & US Army Corps of Engineers - Opelousas, LA
Russell Sage Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Sam Houston Jones State Park
- Lake Charles, LA
Tensas River National Wildlife Refuge
U.S Fish & Wildlife Service - Tallulah, LA
Upper Ouachita National Wildlife Refuge
North Louisiana Refuges - Farmerville, LA

 Hunting and Sport Fishing

   
Show Articles on Hunting and Sport Fishing (16)
Find a National Forest in the South

The Southern Region covers thirteen states--a vast area stretching from Texas on the western side, Virginia on the north, and down to Puerto Rico on the south. You'll find a wide variety of forest environments, including the only tropical forest (El Yunque) in the agency. Find a forest nearest you!

 

Fee Fishing - An Introduction
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The basic types of operations and associated business considerations. A list of all Southern Regional Aquaculture Center factsheets (more than 150) are available at https://srac.t ...

 

Fee Fishing - Location, Site Development and Other Considerations
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Discusses clientele, permitting, advertising, location, design and security, water source, concessions, time of operations, signs, and safety and liability.& ...

 

The Ultimate Food Plot
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One of the first things that every fledgling wildlife manager learns is that nutrition is the key to attracting and keeping big bucks. The second thing they learn is how expensive it is to grow good food plots.

 

Preparing Deer Hunting Spring Food Plots For Big Bucks
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There are many things you can do to get your property ready for planting those food plots.If you are someone who is serious about deer hunting big bucks, I wanted to outline some of the things you need to think about when preparing and planting your food plots.

 

A Guide to Successful Wildlife Food Plots - Blending Science with Common Sense
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This publication provides technical guidance and practical information for wildlife management beyond planting and managing food plots.  ...

 

Fisheries of the Caribbean, Gulf of Mexico, and South Atlantic; Reef Fish Fishery of the Gulf of Mexico; Gag Management Measures
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NMFS implements management measures described in a framework action to the Fishery Management Plan for the Reef Fish Resources of the Gulf of Mexico (FMP), as prepared by the Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council (Council).

 

Updated 2013 Gulf of Mexico Red Snapper Recreational Season Length Estimates
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In February 2013, the Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council requested the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) promulgate an emergency rule for the 2013 recreational red snapper season.

 

Louisiana Hunting Regulations - 2013-2014
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Includes 2013-2014 Wildlife Management Area Regulaitons.

 

Managing Wild Pigs, a Technical Guide
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This 40-page document provides detailed information on the biology of wild pigs, how to recognize their presence, the type of damage they can cause to agriculture and natural areas and a wide range of management techniques, including hunting.

 

Hunters - A Force for Conservation
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Hunting seasons are starting to open, making this a great time to commemorate the important role that hunters play in habitat conservation.

 

Bayou Sauvage NWR Hunting and Fishing Regulations 2013 - 2014
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KNF Deer Hunting with Dogs - USDC Western Dist Ruling - Nov 27 2013

US Forest Service decision to prohibit deer hunting with dogs on Kisatchie National Forest upheld by Federal District Court Ruling. 

 

Louisiana Wildlife Insider - Summer 2013
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In This Issue: The Monarch Butterfly: Traveling though Louisiana on an Epic Journey by Wendy Caldwell and Karen Oberhauser Conservation Partnership: Why it Matters by Gregg Elliott and Duck Locascio Louisiana Natural Areas Registry Program by Judy Jones Gopher Tortoise Conservation Efforts in Louisiana by Keri Landry Tracking Raccoon Movements in the Atchafalaya Basin by Michael Byrne and Michael Camberlain Southeast Louisiana DMAP Club Hosts Wounded Warriors Hunt by Kori Legleu and Cheryl Burns The Unicorn Deer by Scott Durham How to Hook a Child on Fishing by Mi

 

Louisiana Hunting Regulations - 2013-2014
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Includes 2013-2014 Wildlife Management Area Regulation

 

Wildlife Tourism and the Gulf Coast Economy
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Wildlife tourism contributes substantially to the Gulf Coast economy.  Wildlife tourism is defined as (1) guide and outfitter businesses directly serving wildlife watchers, recreational fishers and hunters, and (2) lodging and dining establishments where these clients sleep and eat.

 

Show Hunting and Sport Fishing Organizations & Professionals (24)
There are 24 resources serving Northeast Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Hunting and Sport Fishing Organizations & Professionals serving Northeast Region
Guides and Outfitters
Blu-Dog Charters & Guide Service
Captain Ivy St. Romain - Morgan City, LA
Giles Island Hunting Club
Jimmy Riley - Ferriday, LA
Ivy's Tackle Box
- Morgan City, LA
Pack & Paddle
- Lafayette, LA
Steve Smith
Stillwater Outfitters - Captain - Cypremort Point, LA
Land Leasing
American Hunting Lease Association
Steve Meng - President - Fishers, IN
CoBank
Robert B. Engel - Chief Executive Officer - Greenwood Village, CO
Evr-green Management Group, Inc
Matt S. Campbell - President - Rome, GA
Harry Bourg Corporation
Cyrus J. Theriot, Jr. - President - Houma, LA
Hull Forest Products
- Pomfret Center, CT
Hunt Ark Duck
Cain Planting Company - McCrory, AR
Hunting Land Advisors
Stephen Ruckman - Founder - Mount Washington, KY
Hunting Sports Plus
Daryl Traylor - Blue Springs, MO
Jason D. Burke
Soterra, LLC. - Forestry and Wildlife Consultant - Pine Grove, LA
Quality Deer Management Association
- Bogart, GA
Resource Analytical & Management Group, LLC
Billy K. Lemons - President & Principal Consultant - Nacogdoches, TX
Ricky ONeill
Neeley Forestry Service, Inc. - Certified Wildlife Biologist and Certified Forester - Camden, AR
Robert C. Crane
Woodland Management Service - Consulting Forester - Stevens Point, WI
RoyOMartin
Hunting Leases - Alexandria, LA
Weyerhaeuser Outdoor Recreational Leases
South Mississippi / Southeast Louisiana - Columbia, MS
Weyerhaeuser Outdoor Recreational Leases - Gulf Region
- Natchitoches, LA
Lodges and Ranches
Cajuns Houseboats & Rentals, Inc.
- Morgan City, LA
Splendor Farms
- Bush, LA
St. John Ranch & Lodge
- Homer, LA

 Nature-Based Tourism

   
Show Articles on Nature-Based Tourism (13)
National Wildlife Refuge System - National Wildlife Refuge Locator

Find a Refuge Near You 

Nearly 46 million people visit national wildlife refuges each year. Visitors and local communities recognize refuges as national treasures:

  • Wildlife refuges are home to more than 700 species of birds, 220 species of mammals, 250 reptile and amphibian species and more than 200 species of fish.
  • Fifty-nine refuges have been established with a primary purpose of conserving threatened or endangered species.
  • 280 of the 1,200-plus federally-listed threatened or endangered species in the U.S. are found on units of the Refuge System.

 

 

Fee Fishing - An Introduction
By:

The basic types of operations and associated business considerations. A list of all Southern Regional Aquaculture Center factsheets (more than 150) are available at https://srac.t ...

 

Fee Fishing - Location, Site Development and Other Considerations
By:

Discusses clientele, permitting, advertising, location, design and security, water source, concessions, time of operations, signs, and safety and liability.& ...

 

Decontamination Documentation for Cavers
By:

The US Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) strongly recommends, first and foremost, compliance with all cave closures, advisories, and regulations in all Federal, State,Tribal, and private lands.

 

What is Natural Heritage Tourism

Natural heritage tourism (or geotourism as defined by National Geographic) is defined as tourism that sustains or enhances the geographical character of a place—its environment, culture, aesthetics, heritage, and the well-being of its residents.

 

Tara Wildlife Doing Business as a Sustainable Recreation Destination
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Renowned for its hunting, Tara Wildlife also offers birding, hiking and a well-equipped conference and recreation facility.

 

Bird Trails and Important Bird Areas
By:

A Bird Trail is more than a trail in the literal sense.  It is a “necklace” of sites, usually linked by a physiographic feature such as a river, that are united by the theme of “great for bird watching!”  Birding Trails are essentially driving routes that help you get from one prime birding spot to the next.

 

Rural Bounty

Explore North America's Rural Bounty

Discover the rich bounty of farm fresh fruits and vegetables, outdoor activities, and family fun that our rural countryside has to offer!

  • Daytrip or Vacation to a Farm or Ranch
  • Pick Your Own-Fruits, Pumpkins, Trees
  • Discover Charming Countryside Wineries
  • Challenge Your Hunting & Outdoor Skills

In the U.S. and Canada, there are approximately 65,000 farms and ranches that invite the public to visit, and more and more are becoming members on the Rural Bounty website. We invite you to come back often to plan relaxing day trips, or weeks away, enjoying the Rural Bounty of North America.  Visit website »

 

 

Louisiana Hunting Regulations - 2013-2014
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Includes 2013-2014 Wildlife Management Area Regulaitons.

 

Bayou Sauvage NWR Hunting and Fishing Regulations 2013 - 2014
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Explanation of 2008 Limitation of Liability Law on Agritourism Operations in Louisiana
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This article includes both the text of, and explanation for, the Louisiana Agritourism Limited Liability Law, is intended to limit the liability of the agritourism professional for injuries that occur through no fault of the agritourism professional.

 

Wildlife Tourism and the Gulf Coast Economy
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Wildlife tourism contributes substantially to the Gulf Coast economy.  Wildlife tourism is defined as (1) guide and outfitter businesses directly serving wildlife watchers, recreational fishers and hunters, and (2) lodging and dining establishments where these clients sleep and eat.

 

Buck Island, a Newly Conserved Mississippi River Destination Near Helena, Arkansas

The first leg of a new Lower Mississippi River Water Trail has been established through the conservation of Buck Island near Helena, Arkansas, thanks to the efforts of the American Land Conservancy (ALC), the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission (AGFC), the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), and other partners.

 

Show Nature-Based Tourism Organizations & Professionals (91)
There are 91 resources serving Northeast Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Nature-Based Tourism Organizations & Professionals serving Northeast Region
Agritourism
Dora Ann Hatch
LSU AgCenter - Agritourism Coordinator - Homer, LA
Frogmore Plantation & Gins
- Frogmore, LA
Splendor Farms
- Bush, LA
The Southern Christmas Tree Association
Michael Buchart - Executive Secretary - Baton Rouge, LA
Campgrounds
Bayou Macon Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Boeuf Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Chemin-A-Haut State Park
- Bastrop, LA
Kisatchie National Forest
USDA-Forest Service - Pineville, LA
Lake Bruin State Park
- St. Joseph, LA
Ouachita Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Poverty Point Reservoir State Park
- Delhi, LA
Richard K. Yancey Wildlife Management Area
LDWF & US Army Corps of Engineers - Opelousas, LA
River View RV Park and Resort
- Vidalia, LA
Russell Sage Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Sam Houston Jones State Park
- Lake Charles, LA
Ecotourism
Allen Native Ventures
Dr. Charles Allen - Pitkin, LA
Atchafalaya Basin Landing & Marina- Swamp Tours
- Breaux Bridge, LA
Atchafalaya National Heritage Area
Debra Credeur - Executive Director - Baton Rouge, LA
Bayou Cocodrie National Wildlife Refuge
Deisha Norwood - Wildlife Refuge Specialist - Ferriday, LA
Bayou Macon Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Bayou Teche Experience
- Breaux Bridge, LA
Big Colewa Bayou Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Big Lake Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Ferriday, LA
Black Bayou Lake National Wildlife Refuge
North Louisiana Refuge Complex - Farmerville, LA
Blu-Dog Charters & Guide Service
Captain Ivy St. Romain - Morgan City, LA
Boeuf Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Bogue Chitto National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Louisiana Wildlife Refuges Complex - Lacombe, LA
Brownell Memorial Park & Carillon Tower
- Morgan City, LA
Buckhorn Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Ferriday, LA
Cajun Country Swamp Tours
Walter “Butch” Guchereau - Breaux Bridge, LA
Cajun Jack's Swamp Tours
- Patterson, LA
Cajuns Houseboats & Rentals, Inc.
- Morgan City, LA
Canoe & Trail Adventures
Chad Almquist - New Orleans, LA
Champagnes Cajun Swamp Tours
- Breaux Bridge, LA
Chemin-A-Haut State Park
- Bastrop, LA
D'Arbonne National Wildlife Refuge
U.S Fish & Wildlife Service - Farmerville, LA
Floy Ward McElroy Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Handy Brake National Wildlife Refuge
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - Farmerville, LA
Honey Island Swamp Tours
- Slidell, LA
Kisatchie National Forest
USDA-Forest Service - Pineville, LA
Lake Bruin State Park
- St. Joseph, LA
Lake Ophelia National Wildlife Refuge
U.S Fish & Wildlife Service - Marksville, LA
Louisiana Lost Lands Environmental Tours
Marie Gould - Co-Founder - New Orleans, LA
Louisiana State Parks
Stuart Johnson - Assistant Secretary - Baton Rouge, LA
Oaklawn Manor
- Franklin, LA
Ouachita Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Pearl River Eco-Tours
Captain Neil Benson - Slidell, LA
Poverty Point Reservoir State Park
- Delhi, LA
Richard K. Yancey Wildlife Management Area
LDWF & US Army Corps of Engineers - Opelousas, LA
Russell Sage Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Sam Houston Jones State Park
- Lake Charles, LA
Shadowlawn
- Franklin, LA
Slow Food Baton Rouge
Sarah Bolinger - Baton Rouge, LA
Splendor Farms
- Bush, LA
St. John Ranch & Lodge
- Homer, LA
Steve Smith
Stillwater Outfitters - Captain - Cypremort Point, LA
Tensas River National Wildlife Refuge
U.S Fish & Wildlife Service - Tallulah, LA
Upper Ouachita National Wildlife Refuge
North Louisiana Refuges - Farmerville, LA
Youth Hunter Registry Program
LDWF - Baton Rouge, LA
Landscape Architects / Land Planning
Dana Brown & Associates
- New Orleans, LA
Florida Association of Native Nurseries
Cammie Donaldson - Executive Director - Melbourne , FL
Green Laws Website
Prof. Buck Abbey,ASLA, paAIA - Landscape Ordinance Research Project - Baton Rouge, LA
Gulf Engineers & Consultants
Ed Champagne - Lafayette, LA
Gulf Engineers and Consultants
Mike Hattaway - Mandeville, LA
Louisiana Chapter - American Society of Architects
Haley Blakeman - President - Baton Rouge, LA
Louisiana Nursery & Landscape Association
Cari Jane Murray - Executive Secretary - Covington, LA
Michael C. Englerth
Mike's Tree Service - Baton Rouge, LA
Natives Landscape Corporation
Stephen Joseph Rusbar - Covington, LA
Rene M. LeBlanc
Baton Rouge Tree Service - Addis, LA
State and Federal Land
Bayou Cocodrie National Wildlife Refuge
Deisha Norwood - Wildlife Refuge Specialist - Ferriday, LA
Bayou Macon Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Big Colewa Bayou Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Big Lake Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Ferriday, LA
Black Bayou Lake National Wildlife Refuge
North Louisiana Refuge Complex - Farmerville, LA
Boeuf Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Bogue Chitto National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Louisiana Wildlife Refuges Complex - Lacombe, LA
Buckhorn Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Ferriday, LA
Chemin-A-Haut State Park
- Bastrop, LA
D'Arbonne National Wildlife Refuge
U.S Fish & Wildlife Service - Farmerville, LA
Floy Ward McElroy Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Handy Brake National Wildlife Refuge
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - Farmerville, LA
Kisatchie National Forest
USDA-Forest Service - Pineville, LA
Lake Bruin State Park
- St. Joseph, LA
Lake Ophelia National Wildlife Refuge
U.S Fish & Wildlife Service - Marksville, LA
Ouachita Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Poverty Point Reservoir State Park
- Delhi, LA
Richard K. Yancey Wildlife Management Area
LDWF & US Army Corps of Engineers - Opelousas, LA
Russell Sage Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Sam Houston Jones State Park
- Lake Charles, LA
Tensas River National Wildlife Refuge
U.S Fish & Wildlife Service - Tallulah, LA
Upper Ouachita National Wildlife Refuge
North Louisiana Refuges - Farmerville, LA

 Outdoor Recreation

   
Show Articles on Outdoor Recreation (20)
The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide to Bird Watching
By:

Bird watching continues to grow in popularity among folks of all ages.  The hobby—otherwise known as birding—is an excellent way to enjoy nature and become acquainted with all things winged.

 

National Wildlife Refuge System - National Wildlife Refuge Locator

Find a Refuge Near You 

Nearly 46 million people visit national wildlife refuges each year. Visitors and local communities recognize refuges as national treasures:

  • Wildlife refuges are home to more than 700 species of birds, 220 species of mammals, 250 reptile and amphibian species and more than 200 species of fish.
  • Fifty-nine refuges have been established with a primary purpose of conserving threatened or endangered species.
  • 280 of the 1,200-plus federally-listed threatened or endangered species in the U.S. are found on units of the Refuge System.

 

 

Find a National Forest in the South

The Southern Region covers thirteen states--a vast area stretching from Texas on the western side, Virginia on the north, and down to Puerto Rico on the south. You'll find a wide variety of forest environments, including the only tropical forest (El Yunque) in the agency. Find a forest nearest you!

 

Fee Fishing - An Introduction
By:

The basic types of operations and associated business considerations. A list of all Southern Regional Aquaculture Center factsheets (more than 150) are available at https://srac.t ...

 

Fee Fishing - Location, Site Development and Other Considerations
By:

Discusses clientele, permitting, advertising, location, design and security, water source, concessions, time of operations, signs, and safety and liability.& ...

 

Decontamination Documentation for Cavers
By:

The US Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) strongly recommends, first and foremost, compliance with all cave closures, advisories, and regulations in all Federal, State,Tribal, and private lands.

 

What is Natural Heritage Tourism

Natural heritage tourism (or geotourism as defined by National Geographic) is defined as tourism that sustains or enhances the geographical character of a place—its environment, culture, aesthetics, heritage, and the well-being of its residents.

 

Tara Wildlife Doing Business as a Sustainable Recreation Destination
By:

Renowned for its hunting, Tara Wildlife also offers birding, hiking and a well-equipped conference and recreation facility.

 

Fisheries of the Caribbean, Gulf of Mexico, and South Atlantic; Reef Fish Fishery of the Gulf of Mexico; Gag Management Measures
By:

NMFS implements management measures described in a framework action to the Fishery Management Plan for the Reef Fish Resources of the Gulf of Mexico (FMP), as prepared by the Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council (Council).

 

Louisiana Hunting Regulations - 2013-2014
By:

Includes 2013-2014 Wildlife Management Area Regulaitons.

 

Bayou Sauvage NWR Hunting and Fishing Regulations 2013 - 2014
By:

 

KNF Deer Hunting with Dogs - USDC Western Dist Ruling - Nov 27 2013

US Forest Service decision to prohibit deer hunting with dogs on Kisatchie National Forest upheld by Federal District Court Ruling. 

 

A Guide to Growing a School Butterfly Garden
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The benefits of school gardens are numerous and are not restricted to a particular age group. Gardens can accommodate student's visual, auditory and kinesthetic learning styles.

 

Louisiana Wildlife Insider - Summer 2013
By:

In This Issue: The Monarch Butterfly: Traveling though Louisiana on an Epic Journey by Wendy Caldwell and Karen Oberhauser Conservation Partnership: Why it Matters by Gregg Elliott and Duck Locascio Louisiana Natural Areas Registry Program by Judy Jones Gopher Tortoise Conservation Efforts in Louisiana by Keri Landry Tracking Raccoon Movements in the Atchafalaya Basin by Michael Byrne and Michael Camberlain Southeast Louisiana DMAP Club Hosts Wounded Warriors Hunt by Kori Legleu and Cheryl Burns The Unicorn Deer by Scott Durham How to Hook a Child on Fishing by Mi

 

Louisiana Hunting Regulations - 2013-2014
By:

Includes 2013-2014 Wildlife Management Area Regulation

 

Explanation of 2008 Limitation of Liability Law on Agritourism Operations in Louisiana
By:

This article includes both the text of, and explanation for, the Louisiana Agritourism Limited Liability Law, is intended to limit the liability of the agritourism professional for injuries that occur through no fault of the agritourism professional.

 

Wildlife Tourism and the Gulf Coast Economy
By:

Wildlife tourism contributes substantially to the Gulf Coast economy.  Wildlife tourism is defined as (1) guide and outfitter businesses directly serving wildlife watchers, recreational fishers and hunters, and (2) lodging and dining establishments where these clients sleep and eat.

 

Buck Island, a Newly Conserved Mississippi River Destination Near Helena, Arkansas

The first leg of a new Lower Mississippi River Water Trail has been established through the conservation of Buck Island near Helena, Arkansas, thanks to the efforts of the American Land Conservancy (ALC), the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission (AGFC), the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), and other partners.

 

Quapaw Canoe Company in Helena offers canoe excursions on the "Mighty Mississippi"

Watch this video about canoe trips on the Mississippi River near Helena offered by the Quapaw Canoe Company.

 

Methyl Mercury in Sportfish - Information for Fish Consumers

Methylmercury is a form of mercury that is found in most freshwater and saltwater fish. In some lakes, rivers, and coastal waters in California, methylmercury has been found in some types of fish at concentrations that may be harmful to human health.

 

Show Outdoor Recreation Organizations & Professionals (48)
There are 48 resources serving Northeast Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Outdoor Recreation Organizations & Professionals serving Northeast Region
Agritourism
Dora Ann Hatch
LSU AgCenter - Agritourism Coordinator - Homer, LA
Frogmore Plantation & Gins
- Frogmore, LA
Splendor Farms
- Bush, LA
The Southern Christmas Tree Association
Michael Buchart - Executive Secretary - Baton Rouge, LA
Ecotourism
Allen Native Ventures
Dr. Charles Allen - Pitkin, LA
Atchafalaya Basin Landing & Marina- Swamp Tours
- Breaux Bridge, LA
Atchafalaya National Heritage Area
Debra Credeur - Executive Director - Baton Rouge, LA
Bayou Cocodrie National Wildlife Refuge
Deisha Norwood - Wildlife Refuge Specialist - Ferriday, LA
Bayou Macon Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Bayou Teche Experience
- Breaux Bridge, LA
Big Colewa Bayou Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Big Lake Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Ferriday, LA
Black Bayou Lake National Wildlife Refuge
North Louisiana Refuge Complex - Farmerville, LA
Blu-Dog Charters & Guide Service
Captain Ivy St. Romain - Morgan City, LA
Boeuf Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Bogue Chitto National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Louisiana Wildlife Refuges Complex - Lacombe, LA
Brownell Memorial Park & Carillon Tower
- Morgan City, LA
Buckhorn Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Ferriday, LA
Cajun Country Swamp Tours
Walter “Butch” Guchereau - Breaux Bridge, LA
Cajun Jack's Swamp Tours
- Patterson, LA
Cajuns Houseboats & Rentals, Inc.
- Morgan City, LA
Canoe & Trail Adventures
Chad Almquist - New Orleans, LA
Champagnes Cajun Swamp Tours
- Breaux Bridge, LA
Chemin-A-Haut State Park
- Bastrop, LA
D'Arbonne National Wildlife Refuge
U.S Fish & Wildlife Service - Farmerville, LA
Floy Ward McElroy Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Handy Brake National Wildlife Refuge
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - Farmerville, LA
Honey Island Swamp Tours
- Slidell, LA
Kisatchie National Forest
USDA-Forest Service - Pineville, LA
Lake Bruin State Park
- St. Joseph, LA
Lake Ophelia National Wildlife Refuge
U.S Fish & Wildlife Service - Marksville, LA
Louisiana Lost Lands Environmental Tours
Marie Gould - Co-Founder - New Orleans, LA
Louisiana State Parks
Stuart Johnson - Assistant Secretary - Baton Rouge, LA
Oaklawn Manor
- Franklin, LA
Ouachita Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Pearl River Eco-Tours
Captain Neil Benson - Slidell, LA
Poverty Point Reservoir State Park
- Delhi, LA
Richard K. Yancey Wildlife Management Area
LDWF & US Army Corps of Engineers - Opelousas, LA
Russell Sage Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Sam Houston Jones State Park
- Lake Charles, LA
Shadowlawn
- Franklin, LA
Slow Food Baton Rouge
Sarah Bolinger - Baton Rouge, LA
Splendor Farms
- Bush, LA
St. John Ranch & Lodge
- Homer, LA
Steve Smith
Stillwater Outfitters - Captain - Cypremort Point, LA
Tensas River National Wildlife Refuge
U.S Fish & Wildlife Service - Tallulah, LA
Upper Ouachita National Wildlife Refuge
North Louisiana Refuges - Farmerville, LA
Youth Hunter Registry Program
LDWF - Baton Rouge, LA
 

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Birding and Wildlife Viewing News Items
10 Beautiful Hikes In Louisiana - TravelAwaits - TravelAwaits
6/24/2020 3:00:00 AM
10 Beautiful Hikes In Louisiana - TravelAwaits    TravelAwaits

Videos: Tropical Storm Cristobal makes landfall in Louisiana - CW39 Houston
6/8/2020 3:00:00 AM
Videos: Tropical Storm Cristobal makes landfall in Louisiana    CW39 Houston

Black Lives Matter: Struggle and Sustainability Along the Louisiana Gulf Coast - Red, Green, and Blue
6/4/2020 3:00:00 AM
Black Lives Matter: Struggle and Sustainability Along the Louisiana Gulf Coast    Red, Green, and Blue

Louisiana woman finds creative way to hug her parents during COVID-19 outbreak - CW39 Houston
4/9/2020 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana woman finds creative way to hug her parents during COVID-19 outbreak    CW39 Houston

Gov. Edwards: Louisiana has the highest initial growth rate in COVID-19 cases in the world - CW39
3/23/2020 3:00:00 AM
Gov. Edwards: Louisiana has the highest initial growth rate in COVID-19 cases in the world    CW39

Louisiana church hosts more than 1,800 people amid COVID-19 outbreak - CW39
3/23/2020 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana church hosts more than 1,800 people amid COVID-19 outbreak    CW39

The 15th annual Eagle Expo highlighting American Bald Eagle in Louisiana - WGNO New Orleans
2/14/2020 3:00:00 AM
The 15th annual Eagle Expo highlighting American Bald Eagle in Louisiana    WGNO New Orleans

Louisiana Wildlife Federation accepting nominations for awards through March 9 - NOLA.com
2/10/2020 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana Wildlife Federation accepting nominations for awards through March 9    NOLA.com

How to ID a black duck vs. a mottled duck - Louisiana Sportsman
1/2/2020 8:17:21 PM
How to ID a black duck vs. a mottled duck    Louisiana Sportsman

Wintertime Birding in South Louisiana - My New Orleans
1/1/2020 3:00:00 AM
Wintertime Birding in South Louisiana    My New Orleans

Our Views: As bird numbers plummet, Louisiana can help wildlife rebound - The Advocate
11/29/2019 3:00:00 AM
Our Views: As bird numbers plummet, Louisiana can help wildlife rebound    The Advocate

Louisiana Wildlife Federation introduces new Garden for Wildlife program - KATC Lafayette News
8/1/2019 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana Wildlife Federation introduces new Garden for Wildlife program    KATC Lafayette News

Places to Visit in Louisiana Besides New Orleans - Thrillist
7/2/2019 3:00:00 AM
Places to Visit in Louisiana Besides New Orleans    Thrillist

The Search For A Controversial Woodpecker Continues in Louisiana - WWNO
5/15/2019 3:00:00 AM
The Search For A Controversial Woodpecker Continues in Louisiana    WWNO

Louisiana Wildlife Federation names 2018 conservationists of the year - NOLA.com
5/8/2019 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana Wildlife Federation names 2018 conservationists of the year    NOLA.com

Creole Nature Trail offers chance to live Louisiana's myths - DVIDS
5/3/2019 3:00:00 AM
Creole Nature Trail offers chance to live Louisiana's myths    DVIDS

Louisiana scientists hunt for elusive marsh bird before its habitat sinks under the sea - NOLA.com
2/13/2019 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana scientists hunt for elusive marsh bird before its habitat sinks under the sea    NOLA.com

In Southwest Louisiana, Discover the Great Outdoors & Gaming Resorts - San Antonio Magazine
8/1/2018 3:00:00 AM
In Southwest Louisiana, Discover the Great Outdoors & Gaming Resorts    San Antonio Magazine

Bird watchers are flocking to Louisiana's fragile coast, but for how long? - NOLA.com
5/15/2017 3:00:00 AM
Bird watchers are flocking to Louisiana's fragile coast, but for how long?    NOLA.com

Rare bird discovered in Louisiana by Wildlife Dept. biologist - FOX 8 News WVUE-TV
12/29/2015 3:00:00 AM
Rare bird discovered in Louisiana by Wildlife Dept. biologist    FOX 8 News WVUE-TV

Hunting and Sport Fishing News Items
Louisiana’s mercury testing program for fish in peril - The Northwest Florida Daily News
7/4/2020 2:05:00 PM
Louisiana’s mercury testing program for fish in peril    The Northwest Florida Daily News

Are Louisiana fish safe to eat? State mercury testing program in peril as fishing surges during pandemic - NOLA.com
7/3/2020 3:30:00 PM
Are Louisiana fish safe to eat? State mercury testing program in peril as fishing surges during pandemic    NOLA.com

CCA STAR Tournament returns to Louisiana waters for 26th year - Louisiana Sportsman
6/22/2020 3:00:00 AM
CCA STAR Tournament returns to Louisiana waters for 26th year    Louisiana Sportsman

Locked out again/Louisiana anglers faced gates on popular Orange Grove area - The Advocate
5/30/2020 3:00:00 AM
Locked out again/Louisiana anglers faced gates on popular Orange Grove area    The Advocate

Fishing License Sales Way Up In Louisiana - News Radio 710 KEEL
5/24/2020 4:56:59 PM
Fishing License Sales Way Up In Louisiana    News Radio 710 KEEL

Operating with Dr. Bream is a tasty fishing adventure - Louisiana Sportsman
5/22/2020 3:00:00 AM
Operating with Dr. Bream is a tasty fishing adventure    Louisiana Sportsman

Is overfishing of menhaden a threat to speckled trout? - Louisiana Sportsman
5/19/2020 4:21:54 PM
Is overfishing of menhaden a threat to speckled trout?    Louisiana Sportsman

Commission sets fishing and shrimp seasons | Louisiana Outdoors - The Advocate
5/9/2020 3:00:00 AM
Commission sets fishing and shrimp seasons | Louisiana Outdoors    The Advocate

Fishing for winter redfish on Louisiana's Barataria Estuary - Hatch Magazine
4/22/2020 3:00:00 AM
Fishing for winter redfish on Louisiana's Barataria Estuary    Hatch Magazine

Hunting Nutria in the Louisiana Bayou - Outdoor Life
4/21/2020 3:00:00 AM
Hunting Nutria in the Louisiana Bayou    Outdoor Life

Memorize Salters' sac-a-lait bible - Louisiana Sportsman
4/19/2020 8:41:25 PM
Memorize Salters' sac-a-lait bible    Louisiana Sportsman

Bussey Brake fishermen doing rain dance - Louisiana Sportsman
4/19/2020 6:27:49 PM
Bussey Brake fishermen doing rain dance    Louisiana Sportsman

'Trout telegraph' is in your pocket | Louisiana Outdoors - The Advocate
4/18/2020 3:00:00 AM
'Trout telegraph' is in your pocket | Louisiana Outdoors    The Advocate

Mississippi anglers deck state-record yellowfin - Louisiana Sportsman
4/15/2020 11:43:03 AM
Mississippi anglers deck state-record yellowfin    Louisiana Sportsman

Angler pulls “trigger” on would-be record! - Louisiana Sportsman
4/14/2020 3:12:14 PM
Angler pulls “trigger” on would-be record!    Louisiana Sportsman

Shut in does not mean shut out | Louisiana Outdoors - The Advocate
4/11/2020 3:00:00 AM
Shut in does not mean shut out | Louisiana Outdoors    The Advocate

Crank stories spread rumors about hunting and fishing in Louisiana - Magnoliareporter
4/5/2020 3:00:00 AM
Crank stories spread rumors about hunting and fishing in Louisiana    Magnoliareporter

Fishing, hunting is not suspended due to coronavirus, according to Louisiana Widlife and Fisheries.mp3 - WWL News, Talk, Sports Radio Station
4/2/2020 3:00:00 AM
Fishing, hunting is not suspended due to coronavirus, according to Louisiana Widlife and Fisheries.mp3    WWL News, Talk, Sports Radio Station

Catfish run in Lower Atchafalaya River is something to behold - Louisiana Sportsman
3/24/2020 6:16:50 PM
Catfish run in Lower Atchafalaya River is something to behold    Louisiana Sportsman

Close the 'Loop' on picky crappie - Louisiana Sportsman
3/24/2020 5:32:03 PM
Close the 'Loop' on picky crappie    Louisiana Sportsman

Louisiana waters are full of options for kayakers - Louisiana Sportsman
3/24/2020 1:37:49 PM
Louisiana waters are full of options for kayakers    Louisiana Sportsman

Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries offices closed to the public; residents can purchase/renew lice - WAFB
3/17/2020 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries offices closed to the public; residents can purchase/renew lice    WAFB

Photos: Something for Everyone at the 41st Annual Louisiana Sportsman Show and Festival at the Lamar-Dixon Expo Center - The Advocate
3/12/2020 3:00:00 AM
Photos: Something for Everyone at the 41st Annual Louisiana Sportsman Show and Festival at the Lamar-Dixon Expo Center    The Advocate

Louisiana's best lunker hunter - Louisiana Sportsman
2/27/2020 11:09:00 AM
Louisiana's best lunker hunter    Louisiana Sportsman

The little turkey call that could - Louisiana Sportsman
2/27/2020 9:49:25 AM
The little turkey call that could    Louisiana Sportsman

Leave it to the Bubba Blade - Louisiana Sportsman
2/27/2020 9:48:31 AM
Leave it to the Bubba Blade    Louisiana Sportsman

Phantom buck finally makes fatal mistake - Louisiana Sportsman
2/8/2020 3:00:00 AM
Phantom buck finally makes fatal mistake    Louisiana Sportsman

Letters: Expanding recreational access to Louisiana's changing coastal waterways - The Advocate
2/6/2020 3:00:00 AM
Letters: Expanding recreational access to Louisiana's changing coastal waterways    The Advocate

Species spotlight: Channel catfish - Louisiana Sportsman
1/28/2020 11:19:55 PM
Species spotlight: Channel catfish    Louisiana Sportsman

Slab Runner a winner for crappie - Louisiana Sportsman
1/28/2020 10:23:04 PM
Slab Runner a winner for crappie    Louisiana Sportsman

Speckled trout: listen, learn then comment | Louisiana Outdoors - The Advocate
1/25/2020 3:00:00 AM
Speckled trout: listen, learn then comment | Louisiana Outdoors    The Advocate

Rainbow trout stocked at community ponds statewide - Louisiana Sportsman
1/22/2020 12:02:53 PM
Rainbow trout stocked at community ponds statewide    Louisiana Sportsman

Public-land hunt yields huge 10-pointer for Kinder hunter - Louisiana Sportsman
1/21/2020 5:58:37 PM
Public-land hunt yields huge 10-pointer for Kinder hunter    Louisiana Sportsman

Rain, floods, seasons & rainbows | Louisiana Outdoors - The Advocate
1/18/2020 3:00:00 AM
Rain, floods, seasons & rainbows | Louisiana Outdoors    The Advocate

Traditional fishing spots, unconventional ways - Louisiana Sportsman
1/17/2020 7:37:42 PM
Traditional fishing spots, unconventional ways    Louisiana Sportsman

Brave, new crappie world - Louisiana Sportsman
1/15/2020 11:17:45 AM
Brave, new crappie world    Louisiana Sportsman

Commission meeting to affect most sportsmen | Louisiana Outdoors - The Advocate
1/4/2020 3:00:00 AM
Commission meeting to affect most sportsmen | Louisiana Outdoors    The Advocate

ATVs inadvertently push big buck by Burke - Louisiana Sportsman
12/30/2019 2:25:58 PM
ATVs inadvertently push big buck by Burke    Louisiana Sportsman

Top 20 stories of 2019 - Louisiana Sportsman
12/23/2019 4:01:12 PM
Top 20 stories of 2019    Louisiana Sportsman

Tag team crappie - Louisiana Sportsman
12/18/2019 7:49:30 PM
Tag team crappie    Louisiana Sportsman

Good news for Louisiana fishermen: You’re getting a bonus red snapper season - KTVE - myarklamiss.com
12/1/2019 3:00:00 AM
Good news for Louisiana fishermen: You’re getting a bonus red snapper season    KTVE - myarklamiss.com

Twenty point buck downed after three botched chances - Louisiana Sportsman
11/29/2019 3:00:00 AM
Twenty point buck downed after three botched chances    Louisiana Sportsman

Shooting ducks, catching fish just a normal south Louisiana day - The Advocate
11/27/2019 3:00:00 AM
Shooting ducks, catching fish just a normal south Louisiana day    The Advocate

Army training: no Thanksgiving hunts in two Louisiana areas - KTVE - myarklamiss.com
11/17/2019 3:00:00 AM
Army training: no Thanksgiving hunts in two Louisiana areas    KTVE - myarklamiss.com

Internet tree scouting for Nuttall oaks - Louisiana Sportsman
11/7/2019 6:05:33 AM
Internet tree scouting for Nuttall oaks    Louisiana Sportsman

Get ready for the big crappie move - Louisiana Sportsman
11/1/2019 7:12:12 AM
Get ready for the big crappie move    Louisiana Sportsman

Lake breakdown explained - Louisiana Sportsman
10/23/2019 4:16:24 PM
Lake breakdown explained    Louisiana Sportsman

Louisiana Operation Game Thief hands out rewards to tipsters - The Advocate
10/9/2019 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana Operation Game Thief hands out rewards to tipsters    The Advocate

Louisiana celebrates National Fishing and Hunting Day - Knoe.com
9/28/2019 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana celebrates National Fishing and Hunting Day    Knoe.com

It's a countdown to kickoff for big Louisiana bucks - Louisiana Sportsman
9/25/2019 10:49:06 AM
It's a countdown to kickoff for big Louisiana bucks    Louisiana Sportsman

Louisiana's National Hunting and Fishing Day Celebration Set for Saturday in Haughton - Bossier Now
9/24/2019 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana's National Hunting and Fishing Day Celebration Set for Saturday in Haughton    Bossier Now

Louisiana anglers are chasing the pro bass dream - Louisiana Sportsman
9/13/2019 1:52:59 PM
Louisiana anglers are chasing the pro bass dream    Louisiana Sportsman

Fish Game: September is gator season in south Louisiana - WWLTV.com
9/12/2019 3:00:00 AM
Fish Game: September is gator season in south Louisiana    WWLTV.com

Alligator sport hunting licenses will be available online - Louisiana Sportsman
7/30/2019 5:33:00 PM
Alligator sport hunting licenses will be available online    Louisiana Sportsman

Check Louisiana hunting season dates and fishing/shrimping season dates - The Advocate
12/29/2018 3:00:00 AM
Check Louisiana hunting season dates and fishing/shrimping season dates    The Advocate

LDWF: Renew your Louisiana fishing and hunting license - KALB News
6/1/2018 3:00:00 AM
LDWF: Renew your Louisiana fishing and hunting license    KALB News

Nature-Based Tourism News Items
Black Lives Matter: Struggle and Sustainability Along the Louisiana Gulf Coast - Red, Green, and Blue
6/4/2020 3:00:00 AM
Black Lives Matter: Struggle and Sustainability Along the Louisiana Gulf Coast    Red, Green, and Blue

Louisiana Lt. Gov. Nungesser expresses optimism that tourism sector will bounce back - The Center Square
6/3/2020 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana Lt. Gov. Nungesser expresses optimism that tourism sector will bounce back    The Center Square

Legalization or Decriminalization: Pros and Cons of Marijuana Policy Proposals in Louisiana - Big Easy Magazine
5/27/2020 3:00:00 AM
Legalization or Decriminalization: Pros and Cons of Marijuana Policy Proposals in Louisiana    Big Easy Magazine

Loss of Louisiana marshes that protect New Orleans is ‘probably inevitable,’ study finds - The Washington Post
5/22/2020 3:00:00 AM
Loss of Louisiana marshes that protect New Orleans is ‘probably inevitable,’ study finds    The Washington Post

Oil, tourism, seafood — all hit in Louisiana virus fight - WETM - MyTwinTiers.com
5/17/2020 3:00:00 AM
Oil, tourism, seafood — all hit in Louisiana virus fight    WETM - MyTwinTiers.com

Louisiana parks and museums re-open: Here are the details - KATC Lafayette News
5/13/2020 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana parks and museums re-open: Here are the details    KATC Lafayette News

Louisiana ready to welcome visitors back to state parks under phase 1 reopening - Daily Advertiser
5/13/2020 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana ready to welcome visitors back to state parks under phase 1 reopening    Daily Advertiser

You can get a free house in Louisiana, but expect a few otherworldly visitors - Time Out
5/13/2020 3:00:00 AM
You can get a free house in Louisiana, but expect a few otherworldly visitors    Time Out

Inside the Luminous, Fantastical, and Endlessly Fascinating World of Hunt Slonem's Louisiana - Bayou Brief
4/28/2020 3:00:00 AM
Inside the Luminous, Fantastical, and Endlessly Fascinating World of Hunt Slonem's Louisiana    Bayou Brief

COVID-19 Louisiana case growth chart (April 3, 2020) - American Press
4/3/2020 3:00:00 AM
COVID-19 Louisiana case growth chart (April 3, 2020)    American Press

Trump approves major disaster declaration in Louisiana for coronavirus pandemic | TheHill - The Hill
3/25/2020 3:00:00 AM
Trump approves major disaster declaration in Louisiana for coronavirus pandemic | TheHill    The Hill

Further precautions in place after first coronavirus case in Louisiana - Weekly Citizen
3/11/2020 3:00:00 AM
Further precautions in place after first coronavirus case in Louisiana    Weekly Citizen

Allpax Products Investing $7M In Louisiana - Business Facilities Magazine
2/7/2020 3:00:00 AM
Allpax Products Investing $7M In Louisiana    Business Facilities Magazine

The slow slog to decriminalized sex work in Louisiana - Open Democracy
1/24/2020 3:00:00 AM
The slow slog to decriminalized sex work in Louisiana    Open Democracy

Eldorado Resorts agrees to sell Louisiana casino for $230 million - Las Vegas Review-Journal
1/13/2020 3:00:00 AM
Eldorado Resorts agrees to sell Louisiana casino for $230 million    Las Vegas Review-Journal

Jacobs Partners with Shell on a Restorative Coastal Infrastructure Solution for Louisiana Coast - PRNewswire
11/13/2019 3:00:00 AM
Jacobs Partners with Shell on a Restorative Coastal Infrastructure Solution for Louisiana Coast    PRNewswire

9 reasons to visit Louisiana in fall 2019 - Atlanta Journal Constitution
9/24/2019 3:00:00 AM
9 reasons to visit Louisiana in fall 2019    Atlanta Journal Constitution

Sasol Announces Beneficial Operation of World-scale Louisiana Ethane Cracker - PRNewswire
8/28/2019 3:00:00 AM
Sasol Announces Beneficial Operation of World-scale Louisiana Ethane Cracker    PRNewswire

Miss. Coast will pay steep price in new plan to save Louisiana wetlands, fishermen warn - Biloxi Sun Herald
8/23/2019 3:00:00 AM
Miss. Coast will pay steep price in new plan to save Louisiana wetlands, fishermen warn    Biloxi Sun Herald

GB Sciences Prepares To Launch New Products In Louisiana With Educational Seminars For Doctors And Pharmacists - PRNewswire
8/7/2019 3:00:00 AM
GB Sciences Prepares To Launch New Products In Louisiana With Educational Seminars For Doctors And Pharmacists    PRNewswire

History Made! GB Sciences Louisiana Announces Medical Cannabis Products Now for Sale for First Time in State History - PRNewswire
8/6/2019 3:00:00 AM
History Made! GB Sciences Louisiana Announces Medical Cannabis Products Now for Sale for First Time in State History    PRNewswire

Places to Visit in Louisiana Besides New Orleans - Thrillist
7/2/2019 3:00:00 AM
Places to Visit in Louisiana Besides New Orleans    Thrillist

Governor’s Report: Leading By Example In Louisiana - Business Facilities Magazine
6/5/2019 3:00:00 AM
Governor’s Report: Leading By Example In Louisiana    Business Facilities Magazine

Take the back roads with us. The Guidrys are cruising Louisiana's byways - Daily Advertiser
8/28/2018 3:00:00 AM
Take the back roads with us. The Guidrys are cruising Louisiana's byways    Daily Advertiser

In Louisiana's Vanishing Wetlands, a Promise of Ecotourism That Locals Say Reeks of Greenwashing - DeSmog
7/5/2018 3:00:00 AM
In Louisiana's Vanishing Wetlands, a Promise of Ecotourism That Locals Say Reeks of Greenwashing    DeSmog

Louisiana's got a new slogan! – Driftwood - Driftwood
2/7/2018 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana's got a new slogan! – Driftwood    Driftwood

Outdoor Recreation News Items
Louisiana man busted for swimming in Bass Pro Shops aquarium - New York Post
6/28/2020 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana man busted for swimming in Bass Pro Shops aquarium    New York Post

Avoyelles man lives to share Louisiana's heritage | State - Clay Center Dispatch
6/21/2020 1:01:13 AM
Avoyelles man lives to share Louisiana's heritage | State    Clay Center Dispatch

The Latest: New Orleans left out of looser Louisiana rules - WWL News, Talk, Sports Radio Station
6/5/2020 2:39:51 AM
The Latest: New Orleans left out of looser Louisiana rules    WWL News, Talk, Sports Radio Station

Lambright scheduled to reopen June 15 - News at Louisiana Tech
6/3/2020 3:00:00 AM
Lambright scheduled to reopen June 15    News at Louisiana Tech

Edwards: Louisiana ready for Phase 2 | AcadiaParishToday.com - crowleypostsignal.com
6/1/2020 3:00:00 AM
Edwards: Louisiana ready for Phase 2 | AcadiaParishToday.com    crowleypostsignal.com

Live in Louisiana and at a Florida beach? You're probably not supposed to be; here's why - NOLA.com
5/23/2020 3:00:00 AM
Live in Louisiana and at a Florida beach? You're probably not supposed to be; here's why    NOLA.com

Louisiana Moves to 'Phase One' Reopening: See What's Open and What's Closed - Bossier Now
5/11/2020 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana Moves to 'Phase One' Reopening: See What's Open and What's Closed    Bossier Now

The Impacts of Climate Change and the Trump Administration's Anti-Environmental Agenda in Louisiana - Center For American Progress
4/22/2020 3:00:00 AM
The Impacts of Climate Change and the Trump Administration's Anti-Environmental Agenda in Louisiana    Center For American Progress

The Dutch are giving rising rivers more room. Should Louisiana follow suit? - Houma Courier
4/14/2020 3:00:00 AM
The Dutch are giving rising rivers more room. Should Louisiana follow suit?    Houma Courier

All Louisiana State Parks and State Historical Sites Temporarily Close to Public - My New Orleans
3/30/2020 3:00:00 AM
All Louisiana State Parks and State Historical Sites Temporarily Close to Public    My New Orleans

All public buildings at Louisiana state parks and historic sites temporarily closed - FOX 8 Live WVUE
3/24/2020 3:00:00 AM
All public buildings at Louisiana state parks and historic sites temporarily closed    FOX 8 Live WVUE

Governor orders Louisiana residents to stay at home through April 12 to stop spread of coronavirus - NOLA.com
3/22/2020 3:00:00 AM
Governor orders Louisiana residents to stay at home through April 12 to stop spread of coronavirus    NOLA.com

Desperate asylum seekers 'starving for justice' in immigrant prison hunger strikes across Louisiana - Southern Poverty Law Center
2/12/2020 3:00:00 AM
Desperate asylum seekers 'starving for justice' in immigrant prison hunger strikes across Louisiana    Southern Poverty Law Center

Louisiana Wildlife Federation accepting nominations for awards through March 9 - NOLA.com
2/10/2020 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana Wildlife Federation accepting nominations for awards through March 9    NOLA.com

What do you want in Louisiana outdoor recreation? Tell the state - WWLTV.com
11/11/2019 3:00:00 AM
What do you want in Louisiana outdoor recreation? Tell the state    WWLTV.com

Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Makes Chronic Wasting Disease Testing Service Available to Hunters - Business Wire
10/15/2019 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Makes Chronic Wasting Disease Testing Service Available to Hunters    Business Wire

Louisiana Office of Motor Vehicles Provides REAL ID Online Checklist - Business Wire
8/7/2019 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana Office of Motor Vehicles Provides REAL ID Online Checklist    Business Wire

New Student Recreation Complex Complete at Louisiana State University - School Constructions News
10/23/2017 3:00:00 AM
New Student Recreation Complex Complete at Louisiana State University    School Constructions News