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LDWF Begins Online Ordering for Oyster Hatchery Larvae

April 9, 2021

Beginning at 8 a.m. April 12, 2021, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) will be opening its online ordering portal to provide the oyster industry with hatchery reared oyster larvae produced at the Michael C. Voisin Oyster Hatchery. Requests will only be taken via the online ordering portal…

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Commercial Hook-and-Line Harvest of King Mackerel Opens Briefly in EEZ

April 5, 2021

WHAT/WHEN: Commercial hook-and-line harvest of king mackerel in federal waters of the Gulf of Mexico Southern Zone (depicted in map below) will reopen for five days in April 2021. Commercial harvest will reopen at 12:01 a.m., local time, on April 4, 2021, and close at 12:01 a.m., local time, on April 9,…

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