Oyster fishermen on private lease without permission lose boat, dredges, and twenty five sacks!

Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries agents seized a boat used by two men Thursday to dredge for oysters on a private lease logol f&w from the owner, according to the department. While on routine patrol, agents say they spotted Chance Lovell, 37, of Theriot, and Russell Callahan, 28, of Dulac, dredging oysters illegally in Terrebonne Parish. They cited the men for unlawfully taking oysters from a private lease, failure to have written permission, sanitation codebook violation, no commercial fishing license and no oyster-harvester license. Read the rest here 08:59