- Associated Press - Friday, July 4, 2014

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Louisiana’s Department of Wildlife and Fisheries has made its recommendations for duck hunting dates to the state wildlife commission. The commission will approval final season dates in August for the 2014-2015 duck hunting season.

The proposed dates and splits for the upcoming season are:

In the Coastal Zone: Nov. 8 - 30; and Dec. 13 - Jan. 18 with a Youth Hunt Nov. 1 - 2.

In the East Zone: Nov. 22 - Dec 7; and Dec. 13 - Jan. 25; with Youth Hunts Nov. 15 and Jan. 31.

In the West Zone: Nov. 15 - Dec. 14, and Dec. 20 - Jan. 18; with Youth Hunts Nov. 8 and Jan. 24.