On Tuesday (Sept. 19), CPRA was awarded $14.2 Million for the engineering and design of the Mississippi River Reintroduction into Maurepas Swamp project, a Master Plan priority project which will restore over 45,000 acres of cypress-tupelo swamp.  read the article »
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Kindal Tonn of Lacassine and Seth Gottardi of Slidell were selected as the 2016 Louisiana Female and Male Youth Hunters of the Year. The Youth Hunter of the Year Program is a joint effort with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, the Louisiana Wildlife Federation and the Louisiana Outdoors Writers Association. The awards were presented at the Louisiana Outdoor Writers Association banquet on Saturday, August 12, 2017 at the Chateau Saint Denis in Natchitoches, La. read the article »
Edgar F. Veillon, a past president and longtime board member of Louisiana Wildlife Federation (LWF), passed away on Monday, July 31. Edgar was an early supporter of both the Coalition to Restore Coastal Louisiana (CRCL) and the Lake Pontchartrain Basin Foundation (LPBF). He continued to serve on each of their boards of directors until his death. In addition to being a passionate advocate for conservation of Louisiana’s natural resources, Edgar Veillon was an avid sportsman. read the article »
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