Officials with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries are hoping to ease fears surrounding the formation of a Lake Bistineau committee or commission.

Cole Garrett, legislative liaison with LDWF, says the intent of a letter sent out in December 2015 asking local governing bodies to form a commission to regulate the game and fish preserve on Lake Bistineau was to allow local input into how they want to regulate duck blinds and decoys.

“It’s the department’s intent to apply a uniform set of rules to state-owned water bottoms statewide,” he said. “However, we’re giving local governing authorities the ability to tell

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