Entries by Kyler Moppert

Grassy Lake And Boeuf WMA Closing March 30 Due to Flooding

From News Report March 29, 2018 – Boeuf and Grassy Lake Wildlife Management Areas (WMA) will close Friday (March 30) due to flooding and remained closed to all activities until further notice, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) announced. Included in the closure is hunting season for turkey. LDWF Secretary Jack Montoucet issued a […]

Louisiana Turkeys 101

“One of the chief attractions of the life of the wilderness is its rugged and stalwart democracy; there every man stands for what he actually is, and can show himself to be.” -Theodore Roosevelt I think, for most hunters, the initial draw to turkey hunting is that it’s so much more challenging than hunting other […]

Grassy Lake WMA Closed Due to Flooding

From News Report March 12, 2018 –   The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) has closed all roads at the Grassy Lake Wildlife Management Area (WMA) due to flooding. Increasing water levels in associated river systems and heavy rainfall has caused flooding on these roads. Once the water recedes, LDWF will inspect, repair and […]

East Carroll, Madison, and Tensas Parish Feeding Ban Now in Effect

From News Report March 6, 2018 – A ban on supplemental deer feeding in East Carroll, Madison and Tensas parishes is now in effect in an effort to potentially curb the spread of chronic wasting disease (CWD), recently discovered in Issaquena County, Mississippi, about five miles from the Louisiana border. The Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission […]

RECAP: Scores & Earnings from LABH 3D Challenge

It was a picture perfect day to be in the woods of Central Louisiana, participating in the 1st Annual LABH 3D Challenge. Sponsored by Hardcore Custom Bowstrings. Thanks to CENLA Bowbenders for providing the beautiful property, our sponsors, vendors, spectators, volunteers and especially the shooters. We had over 150 shooters from 3 different states travel […]

Supplemental Feeding Banned In Select LA Parishes

FROM NEWS REPORT March 1, 2018 – The Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission (LWFC) approved a Declaration of Emergency to cease supplemental deer feeding in East Carroll, Madison and Tensas parishes in an effort to curb the spread of chronic wasting disease (CWD) during its monthly meeting Thursday in Baton Rouge. The ban becomes effective Monday […]

ATTN: St Mary Parish and Surrounding Residents $5500 Reward

Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement agents are seeking leads for two illegally killed black bears in St. Mary Parish. A citizen alerted authorities on Feb. 14, 2018 about a dead black bear that was located off of Humble Canal in a marshy area about 10 miles south of Franklin.  Agents responded to the […]

Multiple WMA’s Face Road Closures Due to Flooding

Road Closures due to rising flood waters across  state WMA’s are as follows: Dewey W. Wills WMA The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) will close Sandy Bayou Road and Muddy Bayou Road from Deville Crossing to Nolan Bayou Road at Dewey W. Wills Wildlife Management Area (WMA) once the water level on Larto […]

CWD Cases Now Surround Louisiana

Texas and Arkansas are no strangers to dealing with the deadly disease that is striking down whitetail herds across the nation.  Now, Mississippi is the latest state to confirm a case within its state’s deer herd. From News Report  JACKSON – A white-tailed deer collected on January 25, 2018, in Issaquena County has tested positive […]

Trespasser Caught By Trail Camera Photos

From News Report Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries enforcement agents arrested a Bethany man for alleged criminal and hunting violations on Feb. 3 in Caddo Parish. Agents arrested Richard Wilson Jr., 38, for resisting an officer, theft, hunting without basic and big game hunting licenses, hunting deer during illegal hours, failing to comply with […]