Step Outside Opens Outdoors Fun

Anyone interested in learning more about the fun and enjoyment of outdoors activities can do so at the 8th annual Step Outside Day at Sherburne WMA in the Atchafalaya Basin.

The event will be May 12 and is hosted by the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries. It is free and open to the public, with knowledgeable supervisors on hand to answer questions and provide safety advice.

Hands-on activities will be set up near the Sherburne WMA headquarters area from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

For more information, call the LDWF Opelousas field office at (337) 948-0255 or e-mail