Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is the state agency responsible for wildlife conservation, wildlife protection, habitat management, information & education in Louisiana.

The primary duties of the Louisiana Department of Fish & Game is:

  • To manage and protect wildlife in Louisiana
  • To manage wildlife habitat
  • To educate the public on wildlife and safe hunting practices
  • Set hunting and fishing seasons and creel limits
  • Issuing hunting and fishing licenses
  • Set hunting & fishing regulations in Louisiana
  • Conduct tests for wildlife disease
  • Animal Reintroduction
2000 Quail Dr., Baton Rouge, LA, 70898
(225) 765-2800