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The Daily Review Outdoor Columnist John Flores' grandson, Gabriel Flores, displays a swamp rabbit harvested last season in the St. Mary Parish coastal marsh along a canal bank. The small game season for rabbits and squirrels opens Saturday. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of John K. Flores)

Small game season opens Saturday

When the first rays of daylight stretch over the coastal marshes and bottomland hardwood swamps Saturday, the 2017 edition of the Louisiana small game season will begin.

Only the largest of alligators will command better pricing this year, albeit not much at $10 per foot. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of John K. Flores)

Not much demand for alligator skins this year

One of the things you can pretty much take to the bank following the long Labor Day weekend here in St. Mary Parish is alligator season opening the following Wednesday.

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