Natural Heritage Tourism and Outdoor Recreation in Northwest Region

 Birding and Wildlife Viewing

   
Show Articles on Birding and Wildlife Viewing (6)
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.

 

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.

 

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
By: and and

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 (68)
There are 68 resources serving Northwest Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Birding and Wildlife Viewing Organizations & Professionals serving Northwest 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 Pierre Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Minden, LA
Bayou Teche Experience
- Breaux Bridge, 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
Bodcau Wildlife Management Area
USACOE - Minden, LA
Bogue Chitto National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Louisiana Wildlife Refuges Complex - Lacombe, LA
Brownell Memorial Park & Carillon Tower
- Morgan City, 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
D'Arbonne National Wildlife Refuge
U.S Fish & Wildlife Service - Farmerville, LA
Hodges Gardens State Park
- Florien, LA
Honey Island Swamp Tours
- Slidell, LA
Kisatchie National Forest
USDA-Forest Service - Pineville, LA
Lake Bistineau State Park
- Doyline, LA
Lake Claiborne State Park
- Homer, LA
Lake D'Arbonne State Park
- Farmerville, LA
Loggy Bayou Wildlife Management Area
LDWF, USACOE - Minden, LA
Louisiana Lost Lands Environmental Tours
Marie Gould - Co-Founder - New Orleans, LA
Louisiana State Parks
Stuart Johnson - Assistant Secretary - Baton Rouge, LA
North Toledo Bend State Park
- Zwolle, 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
Peason Ridge Wildlife Management Area
U.S. Army, U.S. Forest Service - Lake Charles, LA
Red River National Wildlife Refuge
U.S Fish & Wildlife Service - Bossier City, LA
Russell Sage Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Sabine Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Dept. of Wildlife & Fisheries - Pineville, LA
Sam Houston Jones State Park
- Lake Charles, LA
Shadowlawn
- Franklin, LA
Slow Food Baton Rouge
Sarah Bolinger - Baton Rouge, LA
Soda Lake Wildlife Management Area
Caddo Levee District, USACOE - Minden, LA
Splendor Farms
- Bush, LA
St. John Ranch & Lodge
- Homer, LA
Steve Smith
Stillwater Outfitters - Captain - Cypremort Point, LA
Union Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, 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 Pierre Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Minden, LA
Black Bayou Lake National Wildlife Refuge
North Louisiana Refuge Complex - Farmerville, LA
Bodcau Wildlife Management Area
USACOE - Minden, LA
Bogue Chitto National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Louisiana Wildlife Refuges Complex - Lacombe, LA
D'Arbonne National Wildlife Refuge
U.S Fish & Wildlife Service - Farmerville, LA
Hodges Gardens State Park
- Florien, LA
Kisatchie National Forest
USDA-Forest Service - Pineville, LA
Lake Bistineau State Park
- Doyline, LA
Lake Claiborne State Park
- Homer, LA
Lake D'Arbonne State Park
- Farmerville, LA
Loggy Bayou Wildlife Management Area
LDWF, USACOE - Minden, LA
North Toledo Bend State Park
- Zwolle, LA
Ouachita Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Peason Ridge Wildlife Management Area
U.S. Army, U.S. Forest Service - Lake Charles, LA
Red River National Wildlife Refuge
U.S Fish & Wildlife Service - Bossier City, LA
Russell Sage Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Sabine Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Dept. of Wildlife & Fisheries - Pineville, LA
Sam Houston Jones State Park
- Lake Charles, LA
Soda Lake Wildlife Management Area
Caddo Levee District, USACOE - Minden, 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 (22)
There are 22 resources serving Northwest Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Hunting and Sport Fishing Organizations & Professionals serving Northwest 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
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. - Wildlife Biologist and Certified Forester - Camden, AR
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
By:

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
By:

Includes 2013-2014 Wildlife Management Area Regulaitons.

 

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

 

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
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.

 

Show Nature-Based Tourism Organizations & Professionals (94)
There are 94 resources serving Northwest Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Nature-Based Tourism Organizations & Professionals serving Northwest Region
Agritourism
Dora Ann Hatch
LSU AgCenter - Agritourism Coordinator - Homer, LA
Frogmore Plantation & Gins
- Frogmore, LA
Papa Simpson's Farm, LLC
- Arcadia, LA
South Bossier Farmers Market- Faith Farms & Arena
Candy Wilkins - Manager - Elm Grove, LA
Splendor Farms
- Bush, LA
The Southern Christmas Tree Association
Michael Buchart - Executive Secretary - Baton Rouge, LA
Campgrounds
Bodcau Wildlife Management Area
USACOE - Minden, LA
Hodges Gardens State Park
- Florien, LA
Kisatchie National Forest
USDA-Forest Service - Pineville, LA
Lake Bistineau State Park
- Doyline, LA
Lake Claiborne State Park
- Homer, LA
Lake D'Arbonne State Park
- Farmerville, LA
Loggy Bayou Wildlife Management Area
LDWF, USACOE - Minden, LA
North Toledo Bend State Park
- Zwolle, LA
Ouachita Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
River View RV Park and Resort
- Vidalia, LA
Russell Sage Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Sabine Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Dept. of Wildlife & Fisheries - Pineville, LA
Sam Houston Jones State Park
- Lake Charles, LA
Union Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, 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 Pierre Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Minden, LA
Bayou Teche Experience
- Breaux Bridge, 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
Bodcau Wildlife Management Area
USACOE - Minden, LA
Bogue Chitto National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Louisiana Wildlife Refuges Complex - Lacombe, LA
Brownell Memorial Park & Carillon Tower
- Morgan City, 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
D'Arbonne National Wildlife Refuge
U.S Fish & Wildlife Service - Farmerville, LA
Hodges Gardens State Park
- Florien, LA
Honey Island Swamp Tours
- Slidell, LA
Kisatchie National Forest
USDA-Forest Service - Pineville, LA
Lake Bistineau State Park
- Doyline, LA
Lake Claiborne State Park
- Homer, LA
Lake D'Arbonne State Park
- Farmerville, LA
Loggy Bayou Wildlife Management Area
LDWF, USACOE - Minden, LA
Louisiana Lost Lands Environmental Tours
Marie Gould - Co-Founder - New Orleans, LA
Louisiana State Parks
Stuart Johnson - Assistant Secretary - Baton Rouge, LA
North Toledo Bend State Park
- Zwolle, 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
Peason Ridge Wildlife Management Area
U.S. Army, U.S. Forest Service - Lake Charles, LA
Red River National Wildlife Refuge
U.S Fish & Wildlife Service - Bossier City, LA
Russell Sage Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Sabine Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Dept. of Wildlife & Fisheries - Pineville, LA
Sam Houston Jones State Park
- Lake Charles, LA
Shadowlawn
- Franklin, LA
Slow Food Baton Rouge
Sarah Bolinger - Baton Rouge, LA
Soda Lake Wildlife Management Area
Caddo Levee District, USACOE - Minden, LA
Splendor Farms
- Bush, LA
St. John Ranch & Lodge
- Homer, LA
Steve Smith
Stillwater Outfitters - Captain - Cypremort Point, LA
Union Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, 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 & Consulting
Jim Martin - Metairie, 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 Pierre Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Minden, LA
Black Bayou Lake National Wildlife Refuge
North Louisiana Refuge Complex - Farmerville, LA
Bodcau Wildlife Management Area
USACOE - Minden, LA
Bogue Chitto National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Louisiana Wildlife Refuges Complex - Lacombe, LA
D'Arbonne National Wildlife Refuge
U.S Fish & Wildlife Service - Farmerville, LA
Hodges Gardens State Park
- Florien, LA
Kisatchie National Forest
USDA-Forest Service - Pineville, LA
Lake Bistineau State Park
- Doyline, LA
Lake Claiborne State Park
- Homer, LA
Lake D'Arbonne State Park
- Farmerville, LA
Loggy Bayou Wildlife Management Area
LDWF, USACOE - Minden, LA
North Toledo Bend State Park
- Zwolle, LA
Ouachita Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Peason Ridge Wildlife Management Area
U.S. Army, U.S. Forest Service - Lake Charles, LA
Red River National Wildlife Refuge
U.S Fish & Wildlife Service - Bossier City, LA
Russell Sage Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Sabine Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Dept. of Wildlife & Fisheries - Pineville, LA
Sam Houston Jones State Park
- Lake Charles, LA
Soda Lake Wildlife Management Area
Caddo Levee District, USACOE - Minden, 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
By:

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 (49)
There are 49 resources serving Northwest Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Outdoor Recreation Organizations & Professionals serving Northwest Region
Agritourism
Dora Ann Hatch
LSU AgCenter - Agritourism Coordinator - Homer, LA
Frogmore Plantation & Gins
- Frogmore, LA
Papa Simpson's Farm, LLC
- Arcadia, LA
South Bossier Farmers Market- Faith Farms & Arena
Candy Wilkins - Manager - Elm Grove, 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 Pierre Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Minden, LA
Bayou Teche Experience
- Breaux Bridge, 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
Bodcau Wildlife Management Area
USACOE - Minden, LA
Bogue Chitto National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Louisiana Wildlife Refuges Complex - Lacombe, LA
Brownell Memorial Park & Carillon Tower
- Morgan City, 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
D'Arbonne National Wildlife Refuge
U.S Fish & Wildlife Service - Farmerville, LA
Hodges Gardens State Park
- Florien, LA
Honey Island Swamp Tours
- Slidell, LA
Kisatchie National Forest
USDA-Forest Service - Pineville, LA
Lake Bistineau State Park
- Doyline, LA
Lake Claiborne State Park
- Homer, LA
Lake D'Arbonne State Park
- Farmerville, LA
Loggy Bayou Wildlife Management Area
LDWF, USACOE - Minden, LA
Louisiana Lost Lands Environmental Tours
Marie Gould - Co-Founder - New Orleans, LA
Louisiana State Parks
Stuart Johnson - Assistant Secretary - Baton Rouge, LA
North Toledo Bend State Park
- Zwolle, 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
Peason Ridge Wildlife Management Area
U.S. Army, U.S. Forest Service - Lake Charles, LA
Red River National Wildlife Refuge
U.S Fish & Wildlife Service - Bossier City, LA
Russell Sage Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, LA
Sabine Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Dept. of Wildlife & Fisheries - Pineville, LA
Sam Houston Jones State Park
- Lake Charles, LA
Shadowlawn
- Franklin, LA
Slow Food Baton Rouge
Sarah Bolinger - Baton Rouge, LA
Soda Lake Wildlife Management Area
Caddo Levee District, USACOE - Minden, LA
Splendor Farms
- Bush, LA
St. John Ranch & Lodge
- Homer, LA
Steve Smith
Stillwater Outfitters - Captain - Cypremort Point, LA
Union Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Monroe, 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
Covering Louisiana Louisiana Wildlife Federation introduces new Garden for Wildlife program 4:07 PM, Aug 01 - KATC Lafayette News
8/1/2019 3:00:00 AM
Covering Louisiana Louisiana Wildlife Federation introduces new Garden for Wildlife program 4:07 PM, Aug 01    KATC Lafayette News

Cool-As-Hell Louisiana Towns You Need to Visit (Besides New Orleans) - Thrillist
7/3/2019 3:00:00 AM
Cool-As-Hell Louisiana Towns You Need to Visit (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

How to ID a black duck vs. a mottled duck - Louisiana Sportsman
12/1/2018 7:45:24 AM
How to ID a black duck vs. a mottled duck    Louisiana Sportsman

Louisiana to Get Another $164 Million in BP Oil Spill Restoration Grants - Insurance Journal
11/21/2018 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana to Get Another $164 Million in BP Oil Spill Restoration Grants    Insurance Journal

Lake Martin really is for the birds - Louisiana Sportsman
11/4/2018 8:03:48 AM
Lake Martin really is for the birds    Louisiana Sportsman

In Southwest Louisiana, Discover the Great Outdoors & Gaming Resorts - Online - August 2018 - San Antonio Magazine
8/9/2018 10:06:32 PM
In Southwest Louisiana, Discover the Great Outdoors & Gaming Resorts - Online - August 2018    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

Wood Stork and Wading Bird Event Set for Aug. 8 at Sherburne, Louisiana - AmmoLand Shooting Sports News
7/29/2015 3:00:00 AM
Wood Stork and Wading Bird Event Set for Aug. 8 at Sherburne, Louisiana    AmmoLand Shooting Sports News

Eagle Expo celebrates Bald Eagle in Louisiana - The Advocate
3/11/2015 3:00:00 AM
Eagle Expo celebrates Bald Eagle in Louisiana    The Advocate

Louisiana fishers, others get tips on how to capitalize on ecotourism - NOLA.com
3/13/2013 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana fishers, others get tips on how to capitalize on ecotourism    NOLA.com

Hunting and Sport Fishing News Items
Army training: no Thanksgiving hunts in 2 Louisiana areas - KTVE - myarklamiss.com
11/17/2019 2:45:00 PM
Army training: no Thanksgiving hunts in 2 Louisiana areas    KTVE - myarklamiss.com

Get ready for the big crappie move - Louisiana Sportsman
11/17/2019 1:46:04 AM
Get ready for the big crappie move    Louisiana Sportsman

Rules for the fall angler's road in Louisiana - Louisiana Sportsman
11/13/2019 9:22:32 PM
Rules for the fall angler's road in Louisiana    Louisiana Sportsman

What do you want in Louisiana outdoor recreation? Tell the state - WWLTV.com
11/11/2019 6:17:53 AM
What do you want in Louisiana outdoor recreation? Tell the state    WWLTV.com

Check out fishing results Louisiana B.A.S.S. East High School Division Fall Qualifying tournament - The Advocate
11/6/2019 3:00:00 AM
Check out fishing results Louisiana B.A.S.S. East High School Division Fall Qualifying tournament    The Advocate

Squirrel 'sneaking' might be opening-day problem | Louisiana Outdoors - The Advocate
10/2/2019 3:00:00 AM
Squirrel 'sneaking' might be opening-day problem | Louisiana Outdoors    The Advocate

Check out fishing results the Louisiana B.A.S.S. Nation and Bassmaster Elite tournaments - The Advocate
10/2/2019 3:00:00 AM
Check out fishing results the Louisiana B.A.S.S. Nation and Bassmaster Elite tournaments    The Advocate

Louisiana celebrates National Fishing and Hunting Day - Knoe.com
9/29/2019 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana celebrates National Fishing and Hunting Day    Knoe.com

Driftwood: Headed to Louisiana to catch redfish - The Herald
9/27/2019 3:00:00 AM
Driftwood: Headed to Louisiana to catch redfish    The Herald

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

It's time to clean our freezers | Louisiana Outdoors - The Advocate
9/11/2019 3:00:00 AM
It's time to clean our freezers | Louisiana Outdoors    The Advocate

Preseason deer scouting - Louisiana Sportsman
9/10/2019 11:05:37 AM
Preseason deer scouting    Louisiana Sportsman

Pencil Poppers - Louisiana Sportsman
9/5/2019 3:00:00 AM
Pencil Poppers    Louisiana Sportsman

Get in shape for hunting season - Louisiana Sportsman
8/30/2019 5:08:25 PM
Get in shape for hunting season    Louisiana Sportsman

Monday closes curtain on red snapper season | Louisiana Outdoors - The Advocate
8/28/2019 3:00:00 AM
Monday closes curtain on red snapper season | Louisiana Outdoors    The Advocate

Trail camera video benefits - Louisiana Sportsman
8/21/2019 7:02:36 PM
Trail camera video benefits    Louisiana Sportsman

Dubuc: Louisiana fisherman Theophile Bourgeois was 'a trailblazer' - WWL News, Talk, Sports Radio Station
8/19/2019 3:00:00 AM
Dubuc: Louisiana fisherman Theophile Bourgeois was 'a trailblazer'    WWL News, Talk, Sports Radio Station

Mangroves, triggerfish added to 'overfishing' list | Louisiana Outdoors - The Advocate
8/3/2019 3:00:00 AM
Mangroves, triggerfish added to 'overfishing' list | Louisiana Outdoors    The Advocate

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

Build your own rod? - Louisiana Sportsman
7/23/2019 6:00:49 PM
Build your own rod?    Louisiana Sportsman

H&H Lure Co., Humphreys celebrate 60th anniversary of proven brand - Louisiana Sportsman
7/10/2019 3:00:00 AM
H&H Lure Co., Humphreys celebrate 60th anniversary of proven brand    Louisiana Sportsman

Three new tricks for more big trout - Louisiana Sportsman
7/9/2019 3:00:00 AM
Three new tricks for more big trout    Louisiana Sportsman

Louisiana hunters can use some, but not all, deer urine lures - Monroe News Star
7/3/2019 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana hunters can use some, but not all, deer urine lures    Monroe News Star

Iatt Lake stocked with Florida largemouth bass - Louisiana Sportsman
6/20/2019 2:25:40 PM
Iatt Lake stocked with Florida largemouth bass    Louisiana Sportsman

How to find reds and trout on oyster beds - Louisiana Sportsman
6/10/2019 3:00:00 AM
How to find reds and trout on oyster beds    Louisiana Sportsman

Fish Lacassine Pool like a pro - Louisiana Sportsman
6/6/2019 12:54:26 PM
Fish Lacassine Pool like a pro    Louisiana Sportsman

Cypremort Point tripletail - Louisiana Sportsman
6/5/2019 3:35:41 PM
Cypremort Point tripletail    Louisiana Sportsman

Corney Lake and False River added to alligator lottery - Louisiana Sportsman
5/20/2019 11:09:07 AM
Corney Lake and False River added to alligator lottery    Louisiana Sportsman

Boy with cerebral palsy treated to fishing trip of a lifetime off Louisiana’s coast - WAFB
5/17/2019 3:00:00 AM
Boy with cerebral palsy treated to fishing trip of a lifetime off Louisiana’s coast    WAFB

Angler lands 7-foot shark in spillway - Louisiana Sportsman
5/9/2019 2:14:50 PM
Angler lands 7-foot shark in spillway    Louisiana Sportsman

Catching live bait with a cast net - Louisiana Sportsman
4/29/2019 8:26:15 PM
Catching live bait with a cast net    Louisiana Sportsman

Marsh bass: Where is this Louisiana resource headed? - Louisiana Sportsman
4/29/2019 4:53:08 PM
Marsh bass: Where is this Louisiana resource headed?    Louisiana Sportsman

Sportman's Paradox - Louisiana Sportsman
4/24/2019 6:33:15 PM
Sportman's Paradox    Louisiana Sportsman

Previous Saltwater Fly Fishing 101 – Preparation and tackle - Louisiana Sportsman
4/22/2019 6:07:42 AM
Previous Saltwater Fly Fishing 101 – Preparation and tackle    Louisiana Sportsman

Okhissa bass troubled? This Louisiana angler thinks “NOT” - Louisiana Sportsman
4/5/2019 6:09:01 PM
Okhissa bass troubled? This Louisiana angler thinks “NOT”    Louisiana Sportsman

Bowfishing Championship set for Bossier City - Louisiana Sportsman
4/5/2019 3:00:00 AM
Bowfishing Championship set for Bossier City    Louisiana Sportsman

What you need to know about turkey season in Louisiana - KTBS
3/31/2019 3:00:00 AM
What you need to know about turkey season in Louisiana    KTBS

Three men cited for shark violations in Gulf of Mexico - Louisiana Sportsman
3/26/2019 6:38:59 PM
Three men cited for shark violations in Gulf of Mexico    Louisiana Sportsman

For these students, the fish ate their homework - Louisiana Sportsman
3/21/2019 11:26:26 AM
For these students, the fish ate their homework    Louisiana Sportsman

Frog tactics - Louisiana Sportsman
3/18/2019 1:18:57 PM
Frog tactics    Louisiana Sportsman

Sidelined by Mother Nature - Louisiana Sportsman
3/4/2019 4:54:28 PM
Sidelined by Mother Nature    Louisiana Sportsman

Wintertime flooding impacts North Louisiana hunting and fishing - Louisiana Sportsman
1/31/2019 7:03:17 AM
Wintertime flooding impacts North Louisiana hunting and fishing    Louisiana Sportsman

Flyway Federation: 'Hot-cropping' a big reason for poor Louisiana duck seasons - Louisiana Sportsman
1/30/2019 2:14:41 PM
Flyway Federation: 'Hot-cropping' a big reason for poor Louisiana duck seasons    Louisiana Sportsman

Check out proposed 2019-2020 Louisiana hunting seasons - The Advocate
1/9/2019 3:00:00 AM
Check out proposed 2019-2020 Louisiana hunting seasons    The Advocate

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

Fishing for blackfin tuna off the Louisiana coast - Louisiana Sportsman
12/1/2018 8:25:27 AM
Fishing for blackfin tuna off the Louisiana coast    Louisiana Sportsman

Mississippi men face charges of double limits of redfish in Louisiana - Jackson Clarion Ledger
10/18/2018 3:00:00 AM
Mississippi men face charges of double limits of redfish in Louisiana    Jackson Clarion Ledger

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

Changes coming to Louisiana hunting and fishing licenses - WGNO New Orleans
1/19/2018 3:00:00 AM
Changes coming to Louisiana hunting and fishing licenses    WGNO New Orleans

Nature-Based Tourism News Items
'Go Coast: Louisiana' launches coastal-parish adventures | Movies/TV | nola.com - NOLA.com
6/24/2012 3:00:00 AM
'Go Coast: Louisiana' launches coastal-parish adventures | Movies/TV | nola.com    NOLA.com

Outdoor Recreation News Items
Covering Louisiana Study links Asian carp with Mississippi River fish drop Associated Press 12:07 PM - KATC Lafayette News
11/16/2019 1:12:34 PM
Covering Louisiana Study links Asian carp with Mississippi River fish drop Associated Press 12:07 PM    KATC Lafayette News

Louisiana State Employees Retirement System Purchases 900 Shares of Winnebago Industries, Inc. (NYSE:WGO) - Trent Times
11/12/2019 10:55:55 AM
Louisiana State Employees Retirement System Purchases 900 Shares of Winnebago Industries, Inc. (NYSE:WGO)    Trent Times

What do you want in Louisiana outdoor recreation? Tell the state - WWLTV.com
11/11/2019 6:17:53 AM
What do you want in Louisiana outdoor recreation? Tell the state    WWLTV.com

Louisiana State Employees Retirement System Has $449,000 Stock Position in Winnebago Industries, Inc. (NYSE:WGO) - Trent Times
11/5/2019 10:47:53 AM
Louisiana State Employees Retirement System Has $449,000 Stock Position in Winnebago Industries, Inc. (NYSE:WGO)    Trent Times

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

The Latest: First TV Ads Launch in Louisiana Governor Runoff - U.S. News & World Report
10/15/2019 3:00:00 AM
The Latest: First TV Ads Launch in Louisiana Governor Runoff    U.S. News & World Report

Judge: Louisiana City Overcharged on Residential Sewer Bills - U.S. News & World Report
10/14/2019 3:00:00 AM
Judge: Louisiana City Overcharged on Residential Sewer Bills    U.S. News & World Report

Business Lobby Wins Most of Louisiana Education Board Races - U.S. News & World Report
10/14/2019 3:00:00 AM
Business Lobby Wins Most of Louisiana Education Board Races    U.S. News & World Report

Louisiana Gets Low Score From Debt Watchdog Organization - U.S. News & World Report
9/28/2019 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana Gets Low Score From Debt Watchdog Organization    U.S. News & World Report

Louisiana representatives ask for more offshore oil royalties for coastal restoration - NOLA.com
9/24/2019 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana representatives ask for more offshore oil royalties for coastal restoration    NOLA.com

DNA Confirms ID of Remains Found in Louisiana Woods - U.S. News & World Report
9/14/2019 3:00:00 AM
DNA Confirms ID of Remains Found in Louisiana Woods    U.S. News & World Report

Louisiana College Master Plan Could Help State Credit Rating - U.S. News & World Report
9/12/2019 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana College Master Plan Could Help State Credit Rating    U.S. News & World Report

Teacher Accused of Inappropriate Relationship Rearrested | Louisiana News - U.S. News & World Report
8/26/2019 3:00:00 AM
Teacher Accused of Inappropriate Relationship Rearrested | Louisiana News    U.S. News & World Report

New Overnight Discounts at Louisiana State Parks - U.S. News & World Report
8/25/2019 3:00:00 AM
New Overnight Discounts at Louisiana State Parks    U.S. News & World Report

Louisiana Plant Acid Leak Leads Causes Haze, Closes Highway - U.S. News & World Report
8/23/2019 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana Plant Acid Leak Leads Causes Haze, Closes Highway    U.S. News & World Report

Louisiana Business Group Backs Both GOP Governor Candidates - U.S. News & World Report
8/21/2019 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana Business Group Backs Both GOP Governor Candidates    U.S. News & World Report

Memorials, Funeral for Ex-Louisiana Gov Kathleen Blanco - U.S. News & World Report
8/19/2019 3:00:00 AM
Memorials, Funeral for Ex-Louisiana Gov Kathleen Blanco    U.S. News & World Report

Louisiana Leaders Talk of Kathleen Blanco's Faith, Integrity - U.S. News & World Report
8/18/2019 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana Leaders Talk of Kathleen Blanco's Faith, Integrity    U.S. News & World Report

Louisiana Governor Candidate Abraham Releases First TV Ad - U.S. News & World Report
8/12/2019 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana Governor Candidate Abraham Releases First TV Ad    U.S. News & World Report

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

Governor: Louisiana Again Has $300M Estimated Budget Surplus - U.S. News & World Report
8/1/2019 3:00:00 AM
Governor: Louisiana Again Has $300M Estimated Budget Surplus    U.S. News & World Report

Louisiana Authorities Investigate Discovery of Human Skull - U.S. News & World Report
7/31/2019 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana Authorities Investigate Discovery of Human Skull    U.S. News & World Report

Louisiana-Based National Guard Unit to Deploy to Iraq - U.S. News & World Report
7/31/2019 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana-Based National Guard Unit to Deploy to Iraq    U.S. News & World Report

Leader of Louisiana House GOP Endorses Abraham for Governor - U.S. News & World Report
7/30/2019 3:00:00 AM
Leader of Louisiana House GOP Endorses Abraham for Governor    U.S. News & World Report

Louisiana Movie Producer Won't Buy Historic Mississippi Inn - U.S. News & World Report
7/23/2019 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana Movie Producer Won't Buy Historic Mississippi Inn    U.S. News & World Report

Worker Dies From Late June Explosion in NW Louisiana - U.S. News & World Report
7/16/2019 3:00:00 AM
Worker Dies From Late June Explosion in NW Louisiana    U.S. News & World Report

Weakened Barry Rolls Into Louisiana, Drenches Gulf Coast - U.S. News & World Report
7/13/2019 3:00:00 AM
Weakened Barry Rolls Into Louisiana, Drenches Gulf Coast    U.S. News & World Report

Louisiana Dept. of Education touts test score improvements, though most students still struggling - The Center Square
7/11/2019 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana Dept. of Education touts test score improvements, though most students still struggling    The Center Square

Louisiana otters get warm welcome at Wild Center - Adirondack Explorer
7/10/2019 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana otters get warm welcome at Wild Center    Adirondack Explorer

Louisiana Police Say Man Killed Ex-Girlfriend, 2 Others - U.S. News & World Report
6/27/2019 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana Police Say Man Killed Ex-Girlfriend, 2 Others    U.S. News & World Report

Central Louisiana's 8th Annual “Louisiana Summer Foodapalooza” to be Held on June 24th - PR Web
6/12/2019 3:00:00 AM
Central Louisiana's 8th Annual “Louisiana Summer Foodapalooza” to be Held on June 24th    PR Web

1 Dead, 3 Hurt in Louisiana Quadruple Shooting | Louisiana News - U.S. News & World Report
5/30/2019 3:00:00 AM
1 Dead, 3 Hurt in Louisiana Quadruple Shooting | Louisiana News    U.S. News & World Report

LSU President Names Interim Chancellor for LSU-Alexandria | Louisiana News - U.S. News & World Report
5/24/2019 3:00:00 AM
LSU President Names Interim Chancellor for LSU-Alexandria | Louisiana News    U.S. News & World Report

Son of a Gun: Louisiana Won't Add 'Jambalaya' to State Songs - U.S. News & World Report
5/10/2019 3:00:00 AM
Son of a Gun: Louisiana Won't Add 'Jambalaya' to State Songs    U.S. News & World Report

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

4 From Mississippi Killed in Louisiana Accident on I-12 - U.S. News & World Report
4/25/2019 3:00:00 AM
4 From Mississippi Killed in Louisiana Accident on I-12    U.S. News & World Report

Katherine Gividen to receive top Louisiana Conservation Award - The Advocate
4/3/2019 3:00:00 AM
Katherine Gividen to receive top Louisiana Conservation Award    The Advocate

2 Arrested in Death of Mississippi Woman Found in Louisiana - U.S. News & World Report
4/3/2019 3:00:00 AM
2 Arrested in Death of Mississippi Woman Found in Louisiana    U.S. News & World Report

Hundreds of Louisiana parks and wildlife areas benefited from canceled federal program - NOLA.com
11/30/2018 3:00:00 AM
Hundreds of Louisiana parks and wildlife areas benefited from canceled federal program    NOLA.com

Intramural Sports & Recreation – Personnel Directory - News at Louisiana Tech
7/5/2018 1:57:28 PM
Intramural Sports & Recreation – Personnel Directory    News at Louisiana Tech

Louisiana to get $992,000 for outdoor recreation and conservation projects - NOLA.com
6/11/2018 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana to get $992,000 for outdoor recreation and conservation projects    NOLA.com