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Bass Fishing & Custom-Made Rifles (1990)

La. Conservationist TV Magazine



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana, Jackson Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority, Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries

Date Issued: 1990-10-25

Duration: 00:26:24

Subjects: Louisiana. Department of Wildlife and Fisheries | Nature | Fisheries | Bass fishing | Caney Lake (La.) | Firearms


  • Byrd, Wade Host
  • Labranche, Guy Producer
  • Harris, Sara Ann Reporter
  • Little, Janice Hughes Interviewee
  • Wood, Mike Interviewee
  • McDonald, Mike Interviewee
  • Van Sickle, Virginia Speaker
  • Cockerham, Maurice Reporter
  • Chahin, Eduardo Interviewee
  • LaCaze, Keith Reporter


This episode of the series “Louisiana Conservationist TV Magazine” from October 25, 1990, features: Sara Ann Harris’ report on the results of a pilot project by the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) to introduce Florida Largemouth Bass into Caney Lake in Jackson Parish; LDWF Secretary Virginia Van Sickle discussing the department’s use of the funds generated by the Wallop-Breaux amendment of the Dingell-Johnson Sport Fish Restoration Act; Maurice Cockerham’s report on custom-made rifles; and a “Law Lines” segment with Lieutenant Keith LaCaze on the gear license requirements for recreational fishermen. Host: Wade Byrd