2020 LDWF Recreational Fishing Regulations - Page 52



WMAs, REFUGES & FEDERAL LANDS
OYSTERS

Oyster harvesting is prohibited.
FINFISH

Fish may be taken only by rod and reel
or by hand lines for recreational purposes only.
CRABBING

Crabs may be taken only through the
use of hand lines or nets; however,
none are to remain set overnight.

Twelve dozen crabs maximum are
allowed per boat or vehicle per day.

CRAWFISHING

Crawfish may be harvested in unrestricted portions of the WMA and shall
be limited to 100 pounds per person
per day.

Fishing gear used to catch crawfish
must not remain set overnight.
VESSELS & VEHICLES

All boats powered by internal combustion engines having horsepower ratings above 25 hp., are not allowed in
the Grand Bayou, Montegut and
Pointe-aux-Chenes water manage-
ment units. The public is permitted to
travel anytime through the WMA for
access purposes only, in the waterways
known as Bayou Pointe-aux-Chenes,
Grand Bayou, Humble Canal, Little
Bayou Blue, St. Louis Canal, and Grand
Bayou Blue. All other motorized vehicles, as well as horses and mules, are
prohibited unless authorized by LDWF.
Type A personal watercraft, model
year 2003 and beyond, which are 8 or
more feet in length may be operated
on Pointe-aux-Chenes WMA from April
1 until the Monday after Labor Day
Weekend, from sunrise to sunset only.
No person shall operate such watercraft at a speed greater than “slow/no
wake” within 100 feet of any anchored
or moored vessel, shoreline, dock, pier,
persons engaged in angling or any
other manually powered vessel.
LIMITED ACCESS AREA

Operation of internal combustion
engines prohibited from September
through January. See WMA map for
specific locations.
POMME DE TERRE


Recreational fishing regulations are the same as outside. NOTE: Allowed only after 2
p.m., during waterfowl season.
Recreational crawfishing is allowed from March 15 - July 31 and is limited to 100
pounds per person per day. No traps or nets are to be left overnight.
RICHARD K. YANCEY



That portion West of the Mississippi River Levee, March 15 - July 31, recreational
crawfishing only.
Crawfish harvest limited to 100 pounds per person per day.
No nets or traps may be left overnight. No motorized watercraft allowed.
RUSSELL SAGE



56
Crawfishing is limited to 100 pounds per person per day limit.
The waterfowl refuge north of LA Hwy. 15 is closed to all fishing during duck season,
including early teal season, EXCEPT allowed during the “Falconry for Ducks” portion
of the waterfowl season.
Limited Access Area: No motorized vessels or vehicles Nov. 1 - Jan. 31. See WMA map
for specific locations.
2019 Louisiana Fishing Regulations

Paperturn



Powered by


Full screen Click to read
Paperturn flip book system
Search
Overview
Download as PDF
Print
Shopping cart
Full screen
Exit full screen