2012-13 Louisiana hunting regs available online

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries want hunters to know a new guide book is out.

LDWF said the 2012-13 Louisiana Hunting Regulations booklet is available now on its website.

Agents said it includes:

Wildlife Management Area (WMA) regulations

WMA lottery hunts and physically challenged hunts

Deer season dates

Mandatory deer tagging information

Information on license fees and types

It also includes the season dates and bag limits for quail, rabbit, squirrel and migratory game birds (with the exception of the late waterfowl season).

Duck and goose season dates and bag limits will be available on the website after the Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission meeting on Aug. 2.

Printed copies of the booklet will be available in mid- to late August.

Hunters will be able to pick them up at hunting license vendors and LDWF field offices.

You can also call 225-765-2800 to find out the locations.

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