Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen


Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries announces an experimental harvest of alligators as follows:

PROPOSAL NUMBER:   2010-2012

The experimental alligator harvest will be on various Wildlife Management Areas, the WMAs involved include Pearl River (St. Tammany Parish), Joyce (Tangipahoa Parish), Manchac (St. John Parish), Sherburne-United States Army Corps of Engineers property (St. Martin, Iberville, and Pointe Coupee Parishes), Dewey Wills (Catahoula and La Salle Parishes), Maurepas Swamp (St. John and St. James Parishes), Attakapas (St. Mary Parish), and Spring Bayou, Grassy Lake, and Pomme DeTerre (Avoyelles Parish).

Sealed bids are due at 2:00 PM, June 16, 2010, at the Louisiana Department of Wildlife  and Fisheries Building, 2000 Quail Drive, Baton Rouge, La. 70808, Room 240, and will be publicly opened and read on the 4th floor Room 459, immediately after2:00 PM.  For additional information or to request a bid package please call the Hammond office at (985) 543-4777 or e-mail or call the Opelousas office at (337) 948-0255 or e-mail