Saturday, April 22, 2017 at 4:30am
Category: Local

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is holding its 7th annual Lagniappe Day at the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Office located at 9661 Highway 80, Minden, Louisiana, on April 22nd. This is a free event open to the public where Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Agents will teach a NASBLA (National Association of State Boating Law Administrators) certified boating education course. Lunch will be provided and door prizes will be handed out to the participants. Louisiana boater education law states all persons born after January 1st 1984 are required to complete a NASBLA approved boating education course to operate a motorboat over 10 horsepower and must carry proof of such when operating a motorboat. To register for this event please visit the LDWF website at www.wlf.louisiana.gov or call the Region 1 LDWF office in Minden at 318-371-3049. Students must be registered to participate.