Duck and goose season opened Saturday morning, and hunters loaded up, literally, to sit in the blind to wait for their opportunity to bag their limits. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries' online publication for the 2016-2017 hunting season states there are several major changes, including many affecting duck and goose season.
Both the Louisiana House of Representatives and Senate passed a bill allowing hunters to wear "blaze pink" as an alternative to the traditional "hunter orange." The subject has now become a hot button issue on every social media site and is being debated by men and women alike.
Louisiana is known for it's outdoors and for it's hunting and fishing. With another year comes new hunters. We wanted to give you the 411 on hunter safety courses that you can take or for the new hunter in your family or group.
With the increasing popularity of the show "Swamp People" on the History Channel, people all over the country now believe they, too, could be a gator hunter. The state's alligator season is set to open Sept. 1. So, just how much does a gator hunter make for their time and effort -- not to mention the danger they put themselves in?
Swamp People Season Finale