The Official Louisiana Boat Safety Handbook
Stay up to date with LA laws governing boating and safe operation with the boating handbook of the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries.
The Handbook of Louisiana Boating Laws and Responsibilities
The Handbook of Louisiana Boating Laws and Responsibilities is the official boating handbook developed for the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries. The handbook introduces you to Louisiana laws governing boating and provides general information about safe vessel operation.
Use this handbook to familiarize yourself with steps to make all your boating outings safe and enjoyable. Remember, safety on Louisiana waterways is the responsibility of all boaters.
- Vessel Basics
- Navigation Rules
- Nighttime Navigation
- Personal Watercraft (PWCs)
- Boating Laws and Regulations
- Required Equipment
- And much more…
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries
P.O. Box 98000, 2000 Quail Dr.
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70898