Louisiana Conservation Groups Disappointed Following the Rejection of the Buffer Zone to Protect Louisiana’s Coast, Vow to Continue Fighting
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Louisiana Conservation Groups Disappointed Following the Rejection of the Buffer Zone to Protect Louisiana’s Coast, Vow to Continue Fighting

Baton Rouge, LA – Following this week’s impasse in the Louisiana legislature to create a meaningful buffer zone to protect Louisiana’s coast by adopting H.B. 535, local conservation chapters expressed…

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Coastal Communities Overwhelmingly Support Regulation of Industrial Pogie Fishing in the Louisiana Surf Zone
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Coastal Communities Overwhelmingly Support Regulation of Industrial Pogie Fishing in the Louisiana Surf Zone

Baton Rouge, LA – The Louisiana chapter of the Coastal Conservation Association (CCA) conducted polling recently after lawmakers debated creating a buffer zone to protect the coastal ecosystem after last…

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Can Pogie Fisheries Buy Environmental Sustainability?

Omega Protein thinks their environmental sustainability can be bought for purchase, not based on science. Should this type of pogie fishing be allowed in Louisiana's fragile surf zone? Rep. Orgeron…

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Could Overfishing Threaten Some of Louisiana’s Best Fish?
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Could Overfishing Threaten Some of Louisiana’s Best Fish?

In a 2020 article, Louisiana Sportsman looked at a study by a University of Miami scientist and angler that analyzes overfishing menhaden and its threat to speckled trout. Is overfishing…

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