LDWF Announces Annual Caney Creek Reservoir Public Meeting

Release Date: 01/07/2013

(Jan. 7, 2013)– The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will hold a public hearing on Caney Creek Reservoir issues, including an overview of aquatic vegetation issues and the results of recent fish population sampling.  LDWF established a comprehensive management plan for Caney Creek Reservoir in 2006, which provides annual public hearings to update the public on ongoing projects, fisheries management issues and aquatic vegetation management. 

Who:  LDWF biologists

What:  Public meeting on Caney Creek Reservoir

When:  Monday, January 21, 2013, at 7 p.m.

Where:  Jimmie Davis State Park

                Conference Center

                1209 State Park Rd.

                Chatham, LA 71226

The meeting is open to the public, and all persons interested in the conservation and management of the fisheries resources and aquatic habitats in Caney Creek Reservoir are encouraged to attend.

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is charged with managing and protecting Louisiana’s abundant natural resources.  For more information, visit us at www.wlf.louisiana.govon Facebook at www.facebook.com/ldwffbor follow us on Twitter @LDWF.

For more information, contact Evan Thames at ethames@wlf.la.govor (318) 371-5216.  For press inquires, contact Ashley Wethey at awethey@wlf.la.govor (225) 765-2396.