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LA Commercial Fishing Licenses Available at Field Offices

October 29, 2019

For a limited time, fishermen can get their commercial fishing licenses at the following field offices/dates: November 19 – 21, 2019 8 am – 3:30 pm LDWF Bourg Office 468 Texas Gulf Road, Bourg, LA December 3 – 5, 2019 8 am – 3:30 pm LDWF New Orleans Office 2045…

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Gulf Council Recommends Modifying For-Hire Multi-Day Trip Possession Limit

October 21, 2019

The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council took final action on a framework action that considers modifying federal for-hire multi-day trip possession limits. The Council recommends allowing anglers on federal for-hire fishing trips that last longer than 30 hours to possess two daily bag or vessel limits at any time…

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New Phone Numbers Available For Sea Turtle And Marine Mammal Strandings

October 17, 2019

New phone numbers to report sea turtle and marine mammal strandings in Louisiana are now available. The public is encouraged to report strandings as soon as possible with as much information, such as photos and GPS location, as can be obtained to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) at…

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