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Aerial Spraying for Mosquitos in West Jefferson planned for July 23
On Wednesday evening , areas of Grand Isle , Crown Point , and Lafitte and Barataria are scheduled to be sprayed against mosquitos, according to a parish press release.
'Gorgeous' Jean Lafitte National Park recommended for summer travel by website
The Chalmette Battlefield is one of six sites that make up the Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Barataria Preserve.
State's sediment diversion plan opponents speak out in Plaquemines Parish
State Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority Chairman Jerome Zeringue discusses concerns raised by fishermen about the state's plans to build sediment diversions along the Mississippi River to rebuild and nourish wetlands.
Lots of speckled trout around Grand Isle -- but there's one problem
If you're sitting at home debating whether to make the long drive down to fish Grand Isle , you need to ask yourself a question: How do I feel about crazy fast action for undersized speckled trout ? Are you the type of angler who views 11-inch specks as ungrateful bait-stealers, just one caste rung above loathed hardheads? If you're in the first ... (more)
eCards put Louisiana's marshes on GPS screens
The Standard Mapping eCard replaces the background map of a Lowrance GPS unit, showing the Louisiana marsh as it actually appears.
As Louisiana brown shrimp season nears end, another area closure announced
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries on Tuesday, July 8, 2014, announced another spring inshore shrimp area closure.
Jean Lafitte National Historical Park makes CNN's natural wonders list
Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Barataria Preserve has been deemed one of the nation's 50 natural wonders, according to CNN.
Short Louisiana brown shrimp season nears end as area closure announced
As the curtailed inshore brown shrimp season nears its end, shrimp prices remain high in part due to a dearth of Asian imports.