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LDWF offering more ways to learn about smartphone Text-to-Tag Program

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The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) has rolled out its Text-to-Tag program as a new tool for hunters to tag the deer and turkeys they harvest directly from the field using their smartphones.

You can now tag, validate and receive your confirmation number all in a few quick, easy steps, according to LDWF. If you want to learn more about how to use this system, LDWF is offering several ways to assist you.

  1. Visit their website at for information and training videos.
  2. Attend the upcoming online virtual training on Nov. 1 beginning at 6 p.m. Go to to register if you would like to attend.
  3. Attend one of the in-person training at one of the following locations:

Lafayette Field Office
200 Dulles Drive
Lafayette, LA 70506
Nov. 9, 6-6:30 p.m.

Woodworth Education Center
661 Robinson Bridge Road
Woodworth, LA 71485
Nov. 3, 5-6 p.m.

Minden Field Office
9961 Hwy 80
Minden, LA 71055
Nov. 8, 5-6 p.m.

4. Visit or call any LDWF field office and request in-person instruction. Field office location and contact information can be found on their website at

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