Posted: Jan 12, 2014 10:33 AM
Updated: Jan 12, 2014 10:33 AM
Source: Associated Press
GUEYDAN, La. - The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is accepting applications for a lottery drawing for fishing permits in the White Lake Wetlands Conservation Area in Vermilion Parish.
The permits would allow fishing from March 15-Aug. 15.
A total of 100 permits will be issued. Each will cost $40.
Applications must be accompanied by a non-refundable fee of $5 in the form of a check or money order made payable to the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries.
People interested in obtaining an application may call the department at 225-765-2812 or download a copy on line at www.wlf.louisiana.gov/refuge/white-lake-wetlands-conservations-area .
More information is available by calling Wayne Sweeney at 337-536-9400, Ext. 1, or by email at wsweeneywlf.la.gov.