Welcome to the Lafourche Parish Game and Fish Commission Web Site. The Commission manages and governs the Lake Fields/Lake Long Game and Fish Preserve (see official state lands map), which includes Lake Fields, Lake Long, and surrounding property up to their historic high water meander lines of 1857 minus any property sold or transferred by the State of Louisiana.

Goals and/or activities of the Commission center around the following un-prioritized list:
  • camp lease management
  • harvest permits (alligators, nutria, etc.)
  • improving water quality and habitat
  • increasing fish and wildlife populations
  • enhancing the recreational and tourism potential of the Preserve
The Commission has been involved in several projects or activities over the last few years, including this web site, two Lake Fields cleanup, development of a Lake Fields/Lake Long restoration plan, a cooperative restoration project with the North Lafourche Levee District to dredge and deepen lower Bayou Folse and create shoreline terraces along the northern Lake Fields shoreline, a restoration project to close numerous unneeded cuts along the eastern shoreline of lower Bayou Folse, development of plans for an outdoor center, posting of Preserve boundary signs, introduced a Parish Ordinance to restrict new cuts along Preserve bayous and canals, incorporation of Lake Long under Commission jurisdiction, and two camp lot lotteries.

Contact information:
  • Mail = Lafourche Parish Game and Fish Commission; PO Box 215; Lockport, LA 70374
  • Phone = (985)532-3131
  • FAX = (985)532-3131
  • EMAIL = []

Announcements / Monthly Meeting


Regular Meeting:

When: Monday, March 12 at 6:30pm
Where: Lockport Town Hall
  • Call to Order
  • Roll Call
  • Approval of Minutes
  • Adoption of Agenda
  • Secretary’s Report
  • Financial Report
  • Public Input
  • Business
    • Alligator Egg Collection
    • Designation of Commission As State Board
    • Camp Lease Site Selection Field Trip / Camp Lease Moratorium
    • Abandoned Lake Fields Drilling Structure
    • Proposed Parish Council Resolutions
    • Lake Fields and Watershed Project Proposals
    • Abandoned Lake Fields Drilling Structure
    • Oher Business
  • Next Meeting / Agenda
  • Adjournment

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