The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will hold a public meeting on Monday, Sept. 30, at 6 p.m. at the LDWF Region 1 Office, located at 9961 Hwy. 80 in Minden, to discuss results of a comprehensive study of largemouth bass in Cross Lake in Caddo Parish.
The expected average annual salary of the direct new jobs would be approximately $100,000, plus benefits. LED commissioned an economic impact analysis from Louisiana State University (LSU) that indicates the 740 new direct jobs would result in approximately 3,900 new indirect jobs, for a total of more than 4,600 new permanent jobs in Louisiana.
The popular costume-inspired holiday event will be held in the Warehouse District on Saturday, Dec. 14, beginning at 11 a.m. and running late into the night. Now in its third year in New Orleans, the Holiday “Fun Run” has quickly become one of the hottest signature Christmastime events in the city.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the Louisiana Department of Wildlife & Fisheries are sponsoring this festival to celebrate National Hunting & Fishing Day. The festival is held in Tom Merrill Recreation Area on Bayou Bodcau Dam & Reservoir (also known as the Bodcau Wildlife Management Area).