A Bayou St. John information platform written by Area Agent Rusty Gaudé.
A blog written by Area Agent Alan Matherne. Mathern writes about topics ranging from crawfish farming to
shrimp biology to wildlife management, and a little bit of everything in
between. Things that help to innovate, educate, and improve lives.
A column by Kevin Savoie covering natural resources and
other topics concerning Louisiana’s coastal region.
Savoie is a natural resources and fisheries agent based
in Lake Charles for the Louisiana Sea Grant Program and
the Louisiana State University AgCenter.
A commercial fishing column by Thu Bui. Bui is a fisheries
extension agent for the Louisiana Sea Grant Program and
LSU AgCenter in St. Mary, Iberia and Vermillion parishes.
Fact Sheets, developed primarily by Sea Grant extension
specialists, provide basic, practical science-based information
on one-page about plants, animals, or ecological systems
in Louisiana’s coastal and marine environments. They
also provide summaries of current issues associated with
Louisiana’s coastal region.
A commercial and recreational fishing column by Glenn Thomas.
Thomas is an associate professor of fisheries
for the Louisiana Sea Grant Program and the Louisiana State
University AgCenter School of Renewable Natural Resources.
Provides additional or timely information we just can’t fit in the monthly Lagniappe newsletter. One of the
great new features is you can now provide us with comments and feedback about articles, topics you
would like to see, or anything else you would like to share.
The Lagniappe fisheries newsletter focuses on two objectives,
bringing the latest fisheries and fisheries related research
to the public and printing all commercial and recreational
fisheries rules changes as they occur. As the pace of fisheries
science speeds up, the need for informed input by fisheries
users into management systems has increased. Lagniappe facilitates
that input by translating the latest fisheries research
results from technical language into conversational language,
without losing accuracy. The rapid pace of change is illustrated
by the increasing complexity of fisheries resource harvesting
rules and the rapidity with which they change. With its
monthly printing schedule, Lagniappe is committed to announcing
all rules changes that affect Louisianans, both in saltwater
Coastal Law Newsletter
Louisiana Coastal Law contains articles on coastal
and natural resources law issues and case law, and legislative
updates that affect Louisiana and the Gulf of Mexico region.
Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Newsletter
This bi-monthly newsletter is a digest of the weekly
news releases distributed by the department. It is available
for reading and downloading in PDF format.
The Louisiana Wetland News (LWN) provides timely and relevant
information on wetland-related issues specific to Louisiana.
Featured topics include, but are not limited to: economic
implications of wetland loss, restoration project status
and updates, federal wetland policy, conservation policy,
coastal resource inventories, exotic/invasive species, recreational
use, habitat concerns, commercial restoration, and mitigation
banking. The LWN has been published quarterly since 1993
and is currently available on-line. Subscription by email
provides access to additional updates between issues.
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