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FOX 8 New Orleans
Red snapper recreational season continues off LouisianaBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries says
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries says anglers have caught about 655,600 pounds (nearly 297,400 kilograms) of red snapper off the Louisiana coast this summer, and will be able to go after the fish again this... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
21-old Gueydan man admits to shooting ducks from moving vehicle14, 2015. He did not retrieve the ducks, nor did he have a hunting license. Th
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 10 days ago
14, 2015. He did not retrieve the ducks, nor did he have a hunting license. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries conducted the investigation. Assistant U.S. Attorney T. Forrest Phillips is... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Louisiana probation officers brace for even larger caseloadsthey're already certified for state jobs — so training costs nothing. Making a
Stamford Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
they're already certified for state jobs — so training costs nothing. Making a change is tempting: Starting salary for a Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries officer is $46,612. "You don't become a probation and parole officer to get... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Louisiana probation officers brace for even larger caseloadsthey're already certified for state jobs — so training costs nothing. Making a
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 10 days ago
they're already certified for state jobs — so training costs nothing. Making a change is tempting: Starting salary for a Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries officer is $46,612. "You don't become a probation and parole officer to get... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Louisiana probation officers brace for even larger caseloadsthey're already certified for state jobs — so training costs nothing. Making a
Connecticut Post / Posted 10 days ago
they're already certified for state jobs — so training costs nothing. Making a change is tempting: Starting salary for a Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries officer is $46,612. "You don't become a probation and parole officer to get... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Louisiana probation officers brace for even larger caseloadsthey're already certified for state jobs — so training costs nothing. Making a
The New Canaan News / Posted 10 days ago
they're already certified for state jobs — so training costs nothing. Making a change is tempting: Starting salary for a Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries officer is $46,612. "You don't become a probation and parole officer to get... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Some oyster leases near offshore wells have a surprising owner: oil and gas companiesstates, Louisiana doesn’t require oyster lease holders to produce or cultivate
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 12 days ago
states, Louisiana doesn’t require oyster lease holders to produce or cultivate oysters. Waltzer contends that the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, which handles the oyster lease program, is still obligated to ensure oyster... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Photos from the field: Wildlife and Fisheries pictures at libraryBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Biologists and other employees of the Louisiana Departm
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 14 days ago
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Biologists and other employees of the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries go out all over the state, and often come back with photographs of things most state residents may never see. Dozens of those pictures are... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Photos from the field: Wildlife and Fisheries pix at libraryBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Biologists and other employees of the Louisiana Departm
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 14 days ago
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Biologists and other employees of the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries go out all over the state, and often come back with photographs of things most state residents may never see. Dozens of those pictures are... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
21 young turtles returning home to Louisiana barrier islandthat no ground-nesting shorebirds would be laying eggs there, said Keri Landry,
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 16 days ago
that no ground-nesting shorebirds would be laying eggs there, said Keri Landry, an endangered species biologist with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries. [Article continues below] She said dredged sediment was to be layered over... Read more
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Inquirier.net
21 ‘near-threatened’ turtles returning home to barrier islandThis September 2016 photo provided by the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and
Inquirier.net / Posted 17 days ago
This September 2016 photo provided by the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, shows diamondback terrapins about a month after they hatched, at the Mandeville, Louisiana, home of Rachael and Stephen Creech. The turtles are being returned... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
21 Young Turtles Returning Home To Gulf Coast Barrier Islandthat no ground-nesting shorebirds would be laying eggs there, said Keri Landry,
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 17 days ago
that no ground-nesting shorebirds would be laying eggs there, said Keri Landry, an endangered species biologist with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries. She said dredged sediment was to be layered over the island, which would... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Holiday weekend safety - on land and watercar rental rates are predicted to be lower this year. Operation Dry Water is u
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 22 days ago
car rental rates are predicted to be lower this year. Operation Dry Water is underway for the holiday weekend. That means Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries agents will be out patrolling state waterways. They'll be keeping an eye out... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Driving drunk is not just an issue on the roadBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - . The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries s
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 22 days ago
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - . The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries says agents will look for impaired boat operators as part of Operation Dry Water from Friday through Sunday. Officials say... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Driving drunk is not just an issue on the roadBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — . The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries s
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 22 days ago
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — . The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries says agents will look for impaired boat operators as part of Operation Dry Water from Friday through Sunday. Officials say... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Man, 2 boys rescued from sinking shrimp boat in Louisiana(AP) - A Louisiana wildlife agent rescued a 55-year-old man and two boys aged 1
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 25 days ago
(AP) - A Louisiana wildlife agent rescued a 55-year-old man and two boys aged 11 and 14 from a sinking shrimp boat. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries says a submerged object in Vermilion Bay ripped a hole in the boat as it... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Man, 15-old son accused of killing Louisiana black bearin a night hunting case let authorities track down a father and son accused of
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 26 days ago
in a night hunting case let authorities track down a father and son accused of killing a Louisiana black bear . The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries says 59-year-old Elie Dupre of New Iberia and his 15-year-old son both were... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Man, 15-old son accused of killing Louisiana black bearin a night hunting case let authorities track down a father and son accused of
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 26 days ago
in a night hunting case let authorities track down a father and son accused of killing a Louisiana black bear . The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries says 59-year-old Elie Dupre of New Iberia and his 15-year-old son both were... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Crews resume search for missing child on Tangipahoa Riverarea fire departments along with the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Department, th
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 26 days ago
area fire departments along with the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Department, the St. John the Baptist Sheriff's Department, Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries and the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Department are assisting in the... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Crews resume search for missing child on Tangipahoa Riverarea fire departments along with the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Department, th
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 26 days ago
area fire departments along with the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Department, the St. John the Baptist Sheriff's Department, Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries and the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Department are assisting in the... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Crews to resume search for missing child on Tangipahoa River at daylightarea fire departments along with the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Department, th
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 26 days ago
area fire departments along with the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Department, the St. John the Baptist Sheriff's Department, Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries and the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Department are assisting in the... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Authorities searching for missing child on Tangipahoa Riverarea fire departments along with the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Department, th
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 27 days ago
area fire departments along with the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Department, the St. John the Baptist Sheriff's Department, Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries and the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Department are assisting in the... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Authorities searching for missing child on Tangipahoa Riverarea fire departments along with the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Department, th
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 27 days ago
area fire departments along with the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Department, the St. John the Baptist Sheriff's Department, Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries and the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Department are assisting in the... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Baby coyote viciously killed in Houmawasn’t hurting anybody. What got me was that it was trying to run away, and the
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 28 days ago
wasn’t hurting anybody. What got me was that it was trying to run away, and they stopped and backed over it again.” The Sheriff’s Office said it has turned over the investigation to the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries. © 2017 W... Read more

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