LDWF Opens Mississippi River Delta to Recreational Fishing
BATON ROUGE (July 29, 2010) - Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) Secretary Robert Barham announced the opening of recreational fishing in a portion of the Mississippi River Delta in Plaquemines Parish effective, today, July 29 at 6:00 p.m.
Description of area open is as follows:
The spring inshore shrimp season in these waters ended in early July. These waters will remain closed to shrimping.
Click here to view maps of the open areas: http://www.wlf.louisiana.gov/oilspill/