Natural Heritage Tourism and Outdoor Recreation in Southeast 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 (91)
There are 91 resources serving Southeast Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Birding and Wildlife Viewing Organizations & Professionals serving Southeast 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
Atchafalaya National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Louisiana Wildlife Refuges - Lacombe, LA
Barataria Preserve
National Park Service - Marrero (near Crown Point), LA
Bayou Sauvage National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Louisiana Wildlife Refuges - Lacombe, LA
Bayou Segnette State Park
- Westwego, LA
Bayou Teche Experience
- Breaux Bridge, LA
Big Branch National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Louisiana Wildlife Refuges - Lacombe, LA
Biloxi Wildlife Management Area
Biloxi Marsh Lands Corporation - Metairie, LA
Blu-Dog Charters & Guide Service
Captain Ivy St. Romain - Morgan City, LA
Bluebonnet Swamp Nature Center
Claire Coco - Nature Center Manager - Baton Rouge, LA
Bogue Chitto National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Louisiana Wildlife Refuges Complex - Lacombe, LA
Bogue Chitto State Pak
- Franklinton, LA
Bonnet Carré Spillway
USACOE - Norco, LA
Breton National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Louisiana Wildlife Refuges - 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
Cat Island National Wildlife Refuge
U.S Fish & Wildlife Service - Sibley, MS
Champagnes Cajun Swamp Tours
- Breaux Bridge, LA
Elm Hall Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Opelousas, LA
Fairview-Riverside State Park
- Madisonville, LA
Fontainebleau State Park
- Mandeville, LA
Grand Isle State Park
- Grand Isle, LA
Honey Island Swamp Tours
- Slidell, LA
Hutchinson Creek Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Hammond, LA
Joyce Wildlife Management Area
LDWF, Joyce Foundation, Tangipahoa School Bd. - Hammond, LA
Kisatchie National Forest
USDA-Forest Service - Pineville, LA
Lake Ramsey Savannah Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Hammond, LA
Louisiana Lost Lands Environmental Tours
Marie Gould - Co-Founder - New Orleans, LA
Louisiana State Parks
Stuart Johnson - Assistant Secretary - Baton Rouge, LA
Manchac Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Hammond, LA
Maurepas Swamp Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Hammond, LA
Northlake Nature Center
- Mandeville, LA
Oaklawn Manor
- Franklin, LA
Pass-a-Loutre Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - New Iberia, LA
Pearl River Eco-Tours
Captain Neil Benson - Slidell, LA
Pearl River Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Hammond, LA
Salvador/Timken Wildlife Management Area
LDWF and OCPIA - New Iberia, LA
Sam Houston Jones State Park
- Lake Charles, LA
Sandy Hollow Wildlife Management Area
LDWF, Tangipahoa School Board - Hammond, LA
Shadowlawn
- Franklin, LA
Sherburne Wildlife Management Area
LDWF, USFWS, USACOE - Opelousas, LA
Slow Food Baton Rouge
Sarah Bolinger - Baton Rouge, LA
Southeast Louisiana Refuges
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - Lacombe, LA
Splendor Farms
- Bush, LA
St. Bernard State Park
- Braithwaite, LA
St. John Ranch & Lodge
- Homer, LA
Steve Smith
Stillwater Outfitters - Captain - Cypremort Point, LA
Tangipahoa Parish School Board Wildlife Management Area
Tangipahoa Parish School Board - Hammond, LA
Tickfaw State Park
- Springfield, LA
Tunica Hills Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Hammond, LA
Youth Hunter Registry Program
LDWF - Baton Rouge, LA
Guides and Outfitters
Bayou Charters
Capt. Charlie Thomason - Hopedale, LA
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
Atchafalaya National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Louisiana Wildlife Refuges - Lacombe, LA
Barataria Preserve
National Park Service - Marrero (near Crown Point), LA
Bayou Sauvage National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Louisiana Wildlife Refuges - Lacombe, LA
Bayou Segnette State Park
- Westwego, LA
Big Branch National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Louisiana Wildlife Refuges - Lacombe, LA
Bogue Chitto National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Louisiana Wildlife Refuges Complex - Lacombe, LA
Bogue Chitto State Pak
- Franklinton, LA
Bonnet Carré Spillway
USACOE - Norco, LA
Breton National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Louisiana Wildlife Refuges - Lacombe, LA
Cat Island National Wildlife Refuge
U.S Fish & Wildlife Service - Sibley, MS
Elm Hall Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Opelousas, LA
Fairview-Riverside State Park
- Madisonville, LA
Fontainebleau State Park
- Mandeville, LA
Grand Isle State Park
- Grand Isle, LA
Hutchinson Creek Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Hammond, LA
Kisatchie National Forest
USDA-Forest Service - Pineville, LA
Lake Ramsey Savannah Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Hammond, LA
Manchac Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Hammond, LA
Maurepas Swamp Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Hammond, LA
Pass-a-Loutre Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - New Iberia, LA
Pearl River Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Hammond, LA
Salvador/Timken Wildlife Management Area
LDWF and OCPIA - New Iberia, LA
Sam Houston Jones State Park
- Lake Charles, LA
Sandy Hollow Wildlife Management Area
LDWF, Tangipahoa School Board - Hammond, LA
Sherburne Wildlife Management Area
LDWF, USFWS, USACOE - Opelousas, LA
Southeast Louisiana Refuges
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - Lacombe, LA
St. Bernard State Park
- Braithwaite, LA
Tickfaw State Park
- Springfield, LA
Tunica Hills Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Hammond, LA

 Hunting and Sport Fishing

   
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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 (25)
There are 25 resources serving Southeast Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Hunting and Sport Fishing Organizations & Professionals serving Southeast Region
Guides and Outfitters
Bayou Charters
Capt. Charlie Thomason - Hopedale, LA
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
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
Ranch Management Consultants, Inc.
- Wheatland, WY
Splendor Farms
- Bush, LA
St. John Ranch & Lodge
- Homer, LA

 Nature-Based Tourism

   
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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
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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
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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.

 

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 (117)
There are 117 resources serving Southeast Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Nature-Based Tourism Organizations & Professionals serving Southeast Region
Agritourism
Dora Ann Hatch
LSU AgCenter - Agritourism Coordinator - Homer, LA
Frogmore Plantation & Gins
- Frogmore, LA
Splendor Farms
- Bush, LA
Steele's Christmas Tree Farm
Kevin Steele, Jr. - Angie, LA
The Southern Christmas Tree Association
Michael Buchart - Executive Secretary - Baton Rouge, LA
Campgrounds
Bayou Segnette State Park
- Westwego, LA
Bogue Chitto State Pak
- Franklinton, LA
Bonnet Carré Spillway
USACOE - Norco, LA
Elm Hall Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Opelousas, LA
Fairview-Riverside State Park
- Madisonville, LA
Fontainebleau State Park
- Mandeville, LA
Grand Isle State Park
- Grand Isle, LA
Kisatchie National Forest
USDA-Forest Service - Pineville, LA
Maurepas Swamp Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Hammond, LA
Pass-a-Loutre Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - New Iberia, LA
Pearl River Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Hammond, LA
River View RV Park and Resort
- Vidalia, LA
Sam Houston Jones State Park
- Lake Charles, LA
Sherburne Wildlife Management Area
LDWF, USFWS, USACOE - Opelousas, LA
St. Bernard State Park
- Braithwaite, LA
Tickfaw State Park
- Springfield, LA
Tunica Hills Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Hammond, 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
Atchafalaya National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Louisiana Wildlife Refuges - Lacombe, LA
Barataria Preserve
National Park Service - Marrero (near Crown Point), LA
Bayou Sauvage National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Louisiana Wildlife Refuges - Lacombe, LA
Bayou Segnette State Park
- Westwego, LA
Bayou Teche Experience
- Breaux Bridge, LA
Big Branch National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Louisiana Wildlife Refuges - Lacombe, LA
Biloxi Wildlife Management Area
Biloxi Marsh Lands Corporation - Metairie, LA
Blu-Dog Charters & Guide Service
Captain Ivy St. Romain - Morgan City, LA
Bluebonnet Swamp Nature Center
Claire Coco - Nature Center Manager - Baton Rouge, LA
Bogue Chitto National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Louisiana Wildlife Refuges Complex - Lacombe, LA
Bogue Chitto State Pak
- Franklinton, LA
Bonnet Carré Spillway
USACOE - Norco, LA
Breton National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Louisiana Wildlife Refuges - 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
Cat Island National Wildlife Refuge
U.S Fish & Wildlife Service - Sibley, MS
Champagnes Cajun Swamp Tours
- Breaux Bridge, LA
Elm Hall Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Opelousas, LA
Fairview-Riverside State Park
- Madisonville, LA
Fontainebleau State Park
- Mandeville, LA
Grand Isle State Park
- Grand Isle, LA
Honey Island Swamp Tours
- Slidell, LA
Hutchinson Creek Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Hammond, LA
Joyce Wildlife Management Area
LDWF, Joyce Foundation, Tangipahoa School Bd. - Hammond, LA
Kisatchie National Forest
USDA-Forest Service - Pineville, LA
Lake Ramsey Savannah Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Hammond, LA
Louisiana Lost Lands Environmental Tours
Marie Gould - Co-Founder - New Orleans, LA
Louisiana State Parks
Stuart Johnson - Assistant Secretary - Baton Rouge, LA
Manchac Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Hammond, LA
Maurepas Swamp Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Hammond, LA
Northlake Nature Center
- Mandeville, LA
Oaklawn Manor
- Franklin, LA
Pass-a-Loutre Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - New Iberia, LA
Pearl River Eco-Tours
Captain Neil Benson - Slidell, LA
Pearl River Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Hammond, LA
Salvador/Timken Wildlife Management Area
LDWF and OCPIA - New Iberia, LA
Sam Houston Jones State Park
- Lake Charles, LA
Sandy Hollow Wildlife Management Area
LDWF, Tangipahoa School Board - Hammond, LA
Shadowlawn
- Franklin, LA
Sherburne Wildlife Management Area
LDWF, USFWS, USACOE - Opelousas, LA
Slow Food Baton Rouge
Sarah Bolinger - Baton Rouge, LA
Southeast Louisiana Refuges
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - Lacombe, LA
Splendor Farms
- Bush, LA
St. Bernard State Park
- Braithwaite, LA
St. John Ranch & Lodge
- Homer, LA
Steve Smith
Stillwater Outfitters - Captain - Cypremort Point, LA
Tangipahoa Parish School Board Wildlife Management Area
Tangipahoa Parish School Board - Hammond, LA
Tickfaw State Park
- Springfield, LA
Tunica Hills Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Hammond, LA
Youth Hunter Registry Program
LDWF - Baton Rouge, LA
Landscape Architects / Land Planning
Dana Brown & Associates
- New Orleans, LA
EcoUrban Sustainable Landscape Design + Services
Demetria Christo and Travis Cleaver - 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
State and Federal Land
Atchafalaya National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Louisiana Wildlife Refuges - Lacombe, LA
Barataria Preserve
National Park Service - Marrero (near Crown Point), LA
Bayou Sauvage National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Louisiana Wildlife Refuges - Lacombe, LA
Bayou Segnette State Park
- Westwego, LA
Big Branch National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Louisiana Wildlife Refuges - Lacombe, LA
Bogue Chitto National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Louisiana Wildlife Refuges Complex - Lacombe, LA
Bogue Chitto State Pak
- Franklinton, LA
Bonnet Carré Spillway
USACOE - Norco, LA
Breton National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Louisiana Wildlife Refuges - Lacombe, LA
Cat Island National Wildlife Refuge
U.S Fish & Wildlife Service - Sibley, MS
Elm Hall Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Opelousas, LA
Fairview-Riverside State Park
- Madisonville, LA
Fontainebleau State Park
- Mandeville, LA
Grand Isle State Park
- Grand Isle, LA
Hutchinson Creek Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Hammond, LA
Kisatchie National Forest
USDA-Forest Service - Pineville, LA
Lake Ramsey Savannah Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Hammond, LA
Manchac Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Hammond, LA
Maurepas Swamp Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Hammond, LA
Pass-a-Loutre Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - New Iberia, LA
Pearl River Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Hammond, LA
Salvador/Timken Wildlife Management Area
LDWF and OCPIA - New Iberia, LA
Sam Houston Jones State Park
- Lake Charles, LA
Sandy Hollow Wildlife Management Area
LDWF, Tangipahoa School Board - Hammond, LA
Sherburne Wildlife Management Area
LDWF, USFWS, USACOE - Opelousas, LA
Southeast Louisiana Refuges
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - Lacombe, LA
St. Bernard State Park
- Braithwaite, LA
Tickfaw State Park
- Springfield, LA
Tunica Hills Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Hammond, LA

 Outdoor Recreation

   
Show Articles on Outdoor Recreation (20)
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.

 

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
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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
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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).

 

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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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
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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

 

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.

 

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 (61)
There are 61 resources serving Southeast Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Outdoor Recreation Organizations & Professionals serving Southeast Region
Agritourism
Dora Ann Hatch
LSU AgCenter - Agritourism Coordinator - Homer, LA
Frogmore Plantation & Gins
- Frogmore, LA
Splendor Farms
- Bush, LA
Steele's Christmas Tree Farm
Kevin Steele, Jr. - Angie, 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
Atchafalaya National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Louisiana Wildlife Refuges - Lacombe, LA
Barataria Preserve
National Park Service - Marrero (near Crown Point), LA
Bayou Sauvage National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Louisiana Wildlife Refuges - Lacombe, LA
Bayou Segnette State Park
- Westwego, LA
Bayou Teche Experience
- Breaux Bridge, LA
Big Branch National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Louisiana Wildlife Refuges - Lacombe, LA
Biloxi Wildlife Management Area
Biloxi Marsh Lands Corporation - Metairie, LA
Blu-Dog Charters & Guide Service
Captain Ivy St. Romain - Morgan City, LA
Bluebonnet Swamp Nature Center
Claire Coco - Nature Center Manager - Baton Rouge, LA
Bogue Chitto National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Louisiana Wildlife Refuges Complex - Lacombe, LA
Bogue Chitto State Pak
- Franklinton, LA
Bonnet Carré Spillway
USACOE - Norco, LA
Breton National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Louisiana Wildlife Refuges - 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
Cat Island National Wildlife Refuge
U.S Fish & Wildlife Service - Sibley, MS
Champagnes Cajun Swamp Tours
- Breaux Bridge, LA
Elm Hall Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Opelousas, LA
Fairview-Riverside State Park
- Madisonville, LA
Fontainebleau State Park
- Mandeville, LA
Grand Isle State Park
- Grand Isle, LA
Honey Island Swamp Tours
- Slidell, LA
Hutchinson Creek Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Hammond, LA
Joyce Wildlife Management Area
LDWF, Joyce Foundation, Tangipahoa School Bd. - Hammond, LA
Kisatchie National Forest
USDA-Forest Service - Pineville, LA
Lake Ramsey Savannah Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Hammond, LA
Louisiana Lost Lands Environmental Tours
Marie Gould - Co-Founder - New Orleans, LA
Louisiana State Parks
Stuart Johnson - Assistant Secretary - Baton Rouge, LA
Manchac Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Hammond, LA
Maurepas Swamp Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Hammond, LA
Northlake Nature Center
- Mandeville, LA
Oaklawn Manor
- Franklin, LA
Pass-a-Loutre Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - New Iberia, LA
Pearl River Eco-Tours
Captain Neil Benson - Slidell, LA
Pearl River Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Hammond, LA
Salvador/Timken Wildlife Management Area
LDWF and OCPIA - New Iberia, LA
Sam Houston Jones State Park
- Lake Charles, LA
Sandy Hollow Wildlife Management Area
LDWF, Tangipahoa School Board - Hammond, LA
Shadowlawn
- Franklin, LA
Sherburne Wildlife Management Area
LDWF, USFWS, USACOE - Opelousas, LA
Slow Food Baton Rouge
Sarah Bolinger - Baton Rouge, LA
Southeast Louisiana Refuges
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - Lacombe, LA
Splendor Farms
- Bush, LA
St. Bernard State Park
- Braithwaite, LA
St. John Ranch & Lodge
- Homer, LA
Steve Smith
Stillwater Outfitters - Captain - Cypremort Point, LA
Tangipahoa Parish School Board Wildlife Management Area
Tangipahoa Parish School Board - Hammond, LA
Tickfaw State Park
- Springfield, LA
Tunica Hills Wildlife Management Area
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries - Hammond, LA
Youth Hunter Registry Program
LDWF - Baton Rouge, LA
 

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Birding and Wildlife Viewing News Items
Huge Louisiana coastal project receives positive report from the Corps of Engineers - NOLA.com
3/5/2021 3:00:00 AM
Huge Louisiana coastal project receives positive report from the Corps of Engineers    NOLA.com

Heart of Louisiana: Watching the birds of Louisiana - FOX 8 Live WVUE
3/2/2021 3:00:00 AM
Heart of Louisiana: Watching the birds of Louisiana    FOX 8 Live WVUE

Hundreds of Louisiana irises were just planted in Grand Isle -- and they'll bloom in few weeks - Houma Courier
3/2/2021 3:00:00 AM
Hundreds of Louisiana irises were just planted in Grand Isle -- and they'll bloom in few weeks    Houma Courier

Bird watchers are flocking to Louisiana's fragile coast, but for how long? - NOLA.com
12/1/2020 3:00:00 AM
Bird watchers are flocking to Louisiana's fragile coast, but for how long?    NOLA.com

Bird that calls Louisiana marsh home declared endangered - Houma Courier
10/8/2020 3:00:00 AM
Bird that calls Louisiana marsh home declared endangered    Houma Courier

Endangered species status granted to black rail, mysterious bird that thrives in Louisiana marsh - NOLA.com
10/7/2020 3:00:00 AM
Endangered species status granted to black rail, mysterious bird that thrives in Louisiana marsh    NOLA.com

Louisiana Announces First-Ever Climate Goals | Audubon - National Audubon Society
8/19/2020 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana Announces First-Ever Climate Goals | Audubon    National Audubon Society

Plan a sweet getaway with Southern charm in Lake Charles, Louisiana - CultureMap Houston
8/5/2020 3:00:00 AM
Plan a sweet getaway with Southern charm in Lake Charles, Louisiana    CultureMap Houston

10 Best Hikes In Beautiful Louisiana - TravelAwaits
6/24/2020 3:00:00 AM
10 Best Hikes In Beautiful Louisiana    TravelAwaits

Audubon Spotlight: Katie Percy Is a Champion for Louisiana's Ecosystems | Audubon - Audubon Magazine
6/22/2020 3:00:00 AM
Audubon Spotlight: Katie Percy Is a Champion for Louisiana's Ecosystems | Audubon    Audubon Magazine

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

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

Lacassine Wildlife Refuge puts wild Louisiana on display - KATC Lafayette News
7/3/2019 3:00:00 AM
Lacassine Wildlife Refuge puts wild Louisiana on display    KATC Lafayette News

14 endangered whooping cranes may be moved from Florida to Louisiana - NOLA.com
7/1/2019 7:02:32 PM
14 endangered whooping cranes may be moved from Florida to Louisiana    NOLA.com

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

Forget Bourbon Street: 7 Natural Wonders of Louisiana - Treehugger
2/6/2018 3:00:00 AM
Forget Bourbon Street: 7 Natural Wonders of Louisiana    Treehugger

Interested in counting Louisiana birds? - Shreveport Times
11/22/2016 3:00:00 AM
Interested in counting Louisiana birds?    Shreveport Times

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
Commercial Fishing For Aggregated Large Coastal Sharks And Hammerhead Sharks To Close In Louisiana Waters On March 10, Commercial Fishing For Blacktip Sharks To Remain Open. - FOX 15
3/10/2021 3:00:00 AM
Commercial Fishing For Aggregated Large Coastal Sharks And Hammerhead Sharks To Close In Louisiana Waters On March 10, Commercial Fishing For Blacktip Sharks To Remain Open.    FOX 15

Check out fishing results from the Louisiana High School B.A.S.S. qualifying tournament - The Advocate
2/20/2021 3:00:00 AM
Check out fishing results from the Louisiana High School B.A.S.S. qualifying tournament    The Advocate

Retired Louisiana State Police trooper dies in fishing accident - KNOE
2/11/2021 3:00:00 AM
Retired Louisiana State Police trooper dies in fishing accident    KNOE

Louisiana hunters find human remains; deputies investigate - KTVE - myarklamiss.com
1/13/2021 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana hunters find human remains; deputies investigate    KTVE - myarklamiss.com

Facing budget crisis, Louisiana wildlife agency to ask state for $20 million in emergency funds - NOLA.com
12/19/2020 3:00:00 AM
Facing budget crisis, Louisiana wildlife agency to ask state for $20 million in emergency funds    NOLA.com

Local duck hunters from both Texas and Louisiana have enjoyed solid starts to their seasons. - TheRecordLive.com
11/18/2020 3:00:00 AM
Local duck hunters from both Texas and Louisiana have enjoyed solid starts to their seasons.    TheRecordLive.com

Groups file lawsuit to return Louisiana Black Bear to endangered species list - KATC Lafayette News
9/30/2020 3:00:00 AM
Groups file lawsuit to return Louisiana Black Bear to endangered species list    KATC Lafayette News

Destroying a Way of Life to Save Louisiana - The New York Times
7/21/2020 3:00:00 AM
Destroying a Way of Life to Save Louisiana    The New York Times

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

Froggin' is Rivet's strong suit in June - Louisiana Sportsman
6/16/2020 3:00:00 AM
Froggin' is Rivet's strong suit in June    Louisiana Sportsman

2020–21 Louisiana fishing licenses available now - The News Star
6/1/2020 3:00:00 AM
2020–21 Louisiana fishing licenses available now    The News Star

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

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

Previous Louisiana non-profits have big effect in outdoors leisure - Louisiana Sportsman
5/21/2020 2:20:43 PM
Previous Louisiana non-profits have big effect in outdoors leisure    Louisiana Sportsman

Lacassine Pool's hawgs will hit frogs - Louisiana Sportsman
5/14/2020 3:00:00 AM
Lacassine Pool's hawgs will hit frogs    Louisiana Sportsman

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

Bussey Brake fishermen doing rain dance - Louisiana Sportsman
4/23/2020 3:00:00 AM
Bussey Brake fishermen doing rain dance    Louisiana Sportsman

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

Mister Twister Nightcrawlers is an old-fashioned favorite for bass pro - Louisiana Sportsman
4/19/2020 3:11:39 PM
Mister Twister Nightcrawlers is an old-fashioned favorite for bass pro    Louisiana Sportsman

Next Louisiana waters are full of options for kayakers - Louisiana Sportsman
4/16/2020 3:00:00 AM
Next Louisiana waters are full of options for kayakers    Louisiana Sportsman

Angler pulls “trigger” on would-be record! - Louisiana Sportsman
4/14/2020 3:00:00 AM
Angler pulls “trigger” on would-be record!    Louisiana Sportsman

Next Louisiana gobblers on government land - Louisiana Sportsman
3/23/2020 4:54:41 PM
Next Louisiana gobblers on government land    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

Hunting seasons top agenda for LWFC meeting | Louisiana Outdoors | theadvocate.com - The Advocate
2/29/2020 3:00:00 AM
Hunting seasons top agenda for LWFC meeting | Louisiana Outdoors | theadvocate.com    The Advocate

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

Boating accidents are no laughing matter for anglers - Louisiana Sportsman
2/13/2020 3:00:00 AM
Boating accidents are no laughing matter for anglers    Louisiana Sportsman

Registration for Women's Fishing 101 Workshops - Louisiana Sportsman
1/30/2020 1:17:56 PM
Registration for Women's Fishing 101 Workshops    Louisiana Sportsman

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 3:00:00 AM
Public-land hunt yields huge 10-pointer for Kinder hunter    Louisiana Sportsman

Top 20 stories of 2019 - Louisiana Sportsman
12/23/2019 3:00:00 AM
Top 20 stories of 2019    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

Tagging should allow reg changes as needed - Louisiana Sportsman
11/27/2019 8:29:04 PM
Tagging should allow reg changes as needed    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

Previous Rules for the fall angler's road in Louisiana - Louisiana Sportsman
11/14/2019 3:00:00 AM
Previous Rules for the fall angler's road in Louisiana    Louisiana Sportsman

Previous It's a countdown to kickoff for big Louisiana bucks - Louisiana Sportsman
9/25/2019 3:00:00 AM
Previous It's a countdown to kickoff for big Louisiana bucks    Louisiana Sportsman

Next Louisiana anglers are chasing the pro bass dream - Louisiana Sportsman
9/13/2019 3:00:00 AM
Next 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 3:00:00 AM
Alligator sport hunting licenses will be available online    Louisiana Sportsman

Next Fish Lacassine Pool like a pro - Louisiana Sportsman
6/6/2019 3:00:00 AM
Next Fish Lacassine Pool like a pro    Louisiana Sportsman

Saltwater Fly Fishing 101 – Preparation and tackle - Louisiana Sportsman
4/22/2019 3:00:00 AM
Saltwater Fly Fishing 101 – Preparation and tackle    Louisiana Sportsman

Wintertime flooding impacts North Louisiana hunting and fishing - Louisiana Sportsman
1/31/2019 3:00:00 AM
Wintertime flooding impacts North Louisiana hunting and fishing    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

Fishing for blackfin tuna off the Louisiana coast - Louisiana Sportsman
12/1/2018 3:00:00 AM
Fishing for blackfin tuna off the Louisiana coast    Louisiana Sportsman

Sportsman TV Episodes Archives - Louisiana Sportsman
11/4/2018 2:27:16 PM
Sportsman TV Episodes Archives    Louisiana Sportsman

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

Louisiana House rejects boosting hunting, fishing licenses despite scaled-back bill - The Advocate
4/23/2018 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana House rejects boosting hunting, fishing licenses despite scaled-back bill    The Advocate

Hunting and fishing license increase goes to full Louisiana House - The Advocate
3/28/2018 3:00:00 AM
Hunting and fishing license increase goes to full Louisiana House    The Advocate

Prices for Louisiana hunting and fishing licenses possibly going up - Knoe.com
2/27/2018 3:00:00 AM
Prices for Louisiana hunting and fishing licenses possibly going up    Knoe.com

4 Louisiana hunting lodges that feel just like home - The Daily Advertiser
12/17/2015 3:00:00 AM
4 Louisiana hunting lodges that feel just like home    The Daily Advertiser

Nature-Based Tourism News Items
Fitch Rates Louisiana's $300MM GO Bonds 'AA-'; Outlook Stable - Fitch Ratings
3/25/2021 3:00:00 AM
Fitch Rates Louisiana's $300MM GO Bonds 'AA-'; Outlook Stable    Fitch Ratings

Q&A with Curtis Thompson on returning to Louisiana, his golf comeback and more - pgatour.com
3/17/2021 3:00:00 AM
Q&A with Curtis Thompson on returning to Louisiana, his golf comeback and more    pgatour.com

‘There’s no alternative’: Louisiana’s ambitious plan to stay above water - Grist
3/16/2021 3:00:00 AM
‘There’s no alternative’: Louisiana’s ambitious plan to stay above water    Grist

Louisiana's first line of defense against hurricanes is disappearing - WWLTV.com
3/10/2021 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana's first line of defense against hurricanes is disappearing    WWLTV.com

'Man, let's go!': Environmental groups cheer release of river diversion report in Louisiana - NOLA.com
3/5/2021 3:00:00 AM
'Man, let's go!': Environmental groups cheer release of river diversion report in Louisiana    NOLA.com

Latest issue of Regional Economic Analysis of Louisiana (REAL) Report published - News at Louisiana Tech
2/23/2021 3:00:00 AM
Latest issue of Regional Economic Analysis of Louisiana (REAL) Report published    News at Louisiana Tech

Three Louisiana byways receive prestigious designations - KALB
2/18/2021 3:00:00 AM
Three Louisiana byways receive prestigious designations    KALB

'The Einstein of our coast' reflects on decades of Louisiana environmental work - NOLA.com
2/13/2021 3:00:00 AM
'The Einstein of our coast' reflects on decades of Louisiana environmental work    NOLA.com

Proposed tax changes for Louisiana oil and gas draw industry opposition - The Center Square
1/26/2021 3:00:00 AM
Proposed tax changes for Louisiana oil and gas draw industry opposition    The Center Square

MSU College of Education students help Louisiana residents impacted by recent hurricane - Mississippi State Newsroom
10/20/2020 3:00:00 AM
MSU College of Education students help Louisiana residents impacted by recent hurricane    Mississippi State Newsroom

Know to Vote | What amendments will be on ballots in Louisiana? Here's what they mean - WWLTV.com
10/14/2020 3:00:00 AM
Know to Vote | What amendments will be on ballots in Louisiana? Here's what they mean    WWLTV.com

South Texas Residents Are Repaying Louisiana After Laura - Spectrum News
9/9/2020 3:00:00 AM
South Texas Residents Are Repaying Louisiana After Laura    Spectrum News

Louisiana's plantations are reckoning with their racist past; here's how some are evolving - NOLA.com
9/4/2020 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana's plantations are reckoning with their racist past; here's how some are evolving    NOLA.com

Louisiana's population is already moving to escape climate catastrophe - Quartz
9/1/2020 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana's population is already moving to escape climate catastrophe    Quartz

Sempra's LNG plant in Louisiana holding up after Hurricane Laura - The San Diego Union-Tribune
8/31/2020 3:00:00 AM
Sempra's LNG plant in Louisiana holding up after Hurricane Laura    The San Diego Union-Tribune

10 Best Hikes In Beautiful Louisiana - TravelAwaits
6/24/2020 3:00:00 AM
10 Best Hikes In Beautiful Louisiana    TravelAwaits

The Most Beautiful Places to Visit in Louisiana - Thrillist
6/23/2020 3:00:00 AM
The Most Beautiful Places to Visit in Louisiana    Thrillist

Louisiana Cajun sports bar triples down on Dallas with third location - CultureMap Dallas
6/15/2020 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana Cajun sports bar triples down on Dallas with third location    CultureMap Dallas

Food And Culture: The Perfect Louisiana Road Trip From New Orleans To Lake Charles - TravelAwaits
6/9/2020 3:00:00 AM
Food And Culture: The Perfect Louisiana Road Trip From New Orleans To Lake Charles    TravelAwaits

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

Louisiana state parks reopen campsites with promo code for discounts - Daily Advertiser
5/15/2020 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana state parks reopen campsites with promo code for discounts    Daily Advertiser

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

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

In Louisiana, Improvements and Challenges Abound in Decade Since BP Oil Spill - U.S. News & World Report
4/17/2020 3:00:00 AM
In Louisiana, Improvements and Challenges Abound in Decade Since BP Oil Spill    U.S. News & World Report

Louisiana brown pelicans nesting site restored after BP oil spill - National Geographic
4/16/2020 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana brown pelicans nesting site restored after BP oil spill    National Geographic

Coronavirus is already dealing Louisiana an economic blow - Houma Courier
3/22/2020 3:00:00 AM
Coronavirus is already dealing Louisiana an economic blow    Houma Courier

Wanderlust: Best sipping, savoring, sights and sleeps in lower Louisiana - Stark Insider
3/16/2020 3:00:00 AM
Wanderlust: Best sipping, savoring, sights and sleeps in lower Louisiana    Stark Insider

Oil prices fell amid decline in demand, coronavirus scare; Here's why that's not good for Louisiana - The Advocate
3/10/2020 3:00:00 AM
Oil prices fell amid decline in demand, coronavirus scare; Here's why that's not good for Louisiana    The Advocate

Coronavirus affects Louisiana stock prices, supply chains; tourism industry keeping close eye - The Advocate
2/28/2020 3:00:00 AM
Coronavirus affects Louisiana stock prices, supply chains; tourism industry keeping close eye    The Advocate

Lawsuit Appeals Permit for Formosa Plastics to Build in Louisiana's 'Cancer Alley' - EcoWatch
2/17/2020 3:00:00 AM
Lawsuit Appeals Permit for Formosa Plastics to Build in Louisiana's 'Cancer Alley'    EcoWatch

Visit the Cajun Courir de Mardi Gras outside Eunice, Louisiana - National Geographic
2/12/2020 3:00:00 AM
Visit the Cajun Courir de Mardi Gras outside Eunice, Louisiana    National Geographic

‘You Can’t Stand in Louisiana and See a Glacier’ - The New York Times
11/25/2019 3:00:00 AM
‘You Can’t Stand in Louisiana and See a Glacier’    The New York Times

Trump aims to make tight Louisiana governor race a referendum on his economy - CNBC
11/15/2019 3:00:00 AM
Trump aims to make tight Louisiana governor race a referendum on his economy    CNBC

Louisiana hopes to fight coast erosion by mimicking nature - Phys.Org
10/3/2019 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana hopes to fight coast erosion by mimicking nature    Phys.Org

Natural Grocers plans to open first Louisiana store in Lafayette - PRNewswire
9/25/2019 3:00:00 AM
Natural Grocers plans to open first Louisiana store in Lafayette    PRNewswire

Barry drenches Louisiana after weakening to tropical storm - Reuters
7/12/2019 3:00:00 AM
Barry drenches Louisiana after weakening to tropical storm    Reuters

Cool-As-Hell Louisiana Towns You Need to Visit (Besides New Orleans) - Thrillist
7/2/2019 3:00:00 AM
Cool-As-Hell Louisiana Towns You Need to Visit (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

Louisiana cancels controversial plan to build airport in wildlife refuge - NOLA.com
10/4/2018 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana cancels controversial plan to build airport in wildlife refuge    NOLA.com

Want to see where your favorite movie was filmed in Louisiana? Now you can - WWLTV.com
8/28/2018 3:00:00 AM
Want to see where your favorite movie was filmed in Louisiana? Now you can    WWLTV.com

In Louisiana's Vanishing Wetlands, Ecotourism Reeks of Greenwashing - Truthout
7/9/2018 3:00:00 AM
In Louisiana's Vanishing Wetlands, Ecotourism Reeks of Greenwashing    Truthout

Southern Louisiana is adventure for food and nature lovers - New York Daily News
7/20/2014 3:00:00 AM
Southern Louisiana is adventure for food and nature lovers    New York Daily News

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

Outdoor Recreation News Items
Louisiana Making Push to Get Shots in Arms - News Radio 710 KEEL
4/16/2021 4:57:33 AM
Louisiana Making Push to Get Shots in Arms    News Radio 710 KEEL

Compared to Other States, How Much Does Louisiana Pay in Taxes? - News Radio 710 KEEL
4/1/2021 3:00:00 AM
Compared to Other States, How Much Does Louisiana Pay in Taxes?    News Radio 710 KEEL

New Orleans allows for larger gatherings, but won't open up with the rest of Louisiana - WWLTV.com
3/31/2021 3:00:00 AM
New Orleans allows for larger gatherings, but won't open up with the rest of Louisiana    WWLTV.com

Louisiana governor talks vaccine plans at White House event - WWLTV.com
12/9/2020 3:00:00 AM
Louisiana governor talks vaccine plans at White House event    WWLTV.com

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana Foundation provides $25000 in grant funding to support development of CLEDA's new outdoor recreation initiative - KALB
9/28/2020 3:00:00 AM
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana Foundation provides $25000 in grant funding to support development of CLEDA's new outdoor recreation initiative    KALB

Explore rural road trips on Louisiana's Boom or Bust Byway - Shreveport Times
8/8/2020 3:00:00 AM
Explore rural road trips on Louisiana's Boom or Bust Byway    Shreveport Times

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

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

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

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 Louisiana state parks, historic sites will temporarily close to the public - Knoe.com
3/24/2020 3:00:00 AM
All Louisiana state parks, historic sites will temporarily close to the public    Knoe.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

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