- Black sea bass have dangerously sharp spines on their dorsal fin that can puncture human skin.
- The all-tackle world record for black sea bass is 9 pounds, 8 ounces.
- When hooked in deep water and brought quickly to the surface, a black sea bass will often regurgitate its stomach contents.
For those who dream of quality experiences with wildlife and with the mountains, fields and streams of the outdoor world, Guides and Outfitters provide a key link to getting the most from our outdoor time—providing know-how, access, equipment and on-the-ground experience.
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries
2000 Quail Drive
Type of Organizatio
Marine Fisheries Division
Karen Foote / Dwight Landreneau
Charged with the responsibility of managing and protecting Louisiana's abundant natural resources.
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries does not offer handicapped-accessible fishing sites at any of their wildlife management areas. The State Parks offers a saltwater accessible area at their Grand Isle State Park. For more information contact Dwight Landreneau.