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Parks Louisiana Lacassine - Louisiana Wetland

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  Lacassine National Wildlife Refuge  Fish and Wildlife Service FWS  e-mail


  209 Nature Road

  Lake Arthur    LA  70649

    Lacassine NWR, in Cameron and Evangeline Parishes in

    southwestern   Louisiana, was established on 12/30/37 by

    Executive Order No. 7780  as "a refuge and breeding ground for  

    migratory birds and other  wildlife."  The refuge is nearly 35,000

    acres in size,


  Lacassine Wilderness  WILD



  College of Forestry and Conservation, Wilderness Institute

  The University of Montana

  Missoula   MT  59812

    The Lacassine Wilderness now contains a total of 3,345 acres

     and is managed by the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service. All of the

    wilderness is in the state of Louisiana.

  Lafreniere Park  County Park    Jefferson Parish
e-mail  504 838-4389
3000 Downs Blvd
Metairie  LA
Last Update  11/23/2006

Lake Bistineau SP  State Park                       LA SP
318 745-3503                                       888 677-2478
103 State Park Road
Doyline   LA     71023
Last Update     4 /4 /2004

  Lake Bruin SP  State Park                          LA SP
318 766-3530                                                 888 677-2784
Route 1, Box 183
St Joseph    LA     71366
Last Update     4 /5 /2004

  Lake Claiborne SP  State Park                   LA SP
318 927-2976                                                 888 677-2524
PO Box 246
Homer  LA     71040
620 acres
Last Update     4 /5 /2004

  Lake D'Arbonne SP  State Park                  LA SP
318 368-2086                                                 888 677-5200
PO Box 236
Farmerville  LA     71421
Last Update     4 /5 /2004

  Lake Fausse Point SP  State Park                     LA SP
337 229-4764                                                 888 677-7200
5400 Levee Road
St Martinville     LA     70582
6000 acres
Last Update    4 /10/2004

  Lake Ophelia National Wildlife Refuge    Fish and Wildlife Service FWS  e-mail


  401 Island Road

  Marksville  LA  71351

    Lake Ophelia NWR (named for the largest water body in the area)

    was established in 1988 to protect the important Mississippi/Red

    River floodplain ecosystem. The refuge was once part of a vast   

    bottomland hardwood wilderness. Levees have changed hydrology

  Locust Grove SHS  State Historic Site                        LA SP
225 635-3789                888 677-2838
PO Box 546
St Francisville    LA     70775
small cemetery of prominent Locust Grove Plantation
Last Update    3 /29/2004

  Longfellow-Evangeline SHS  State Historic Site                       LA SP
337 394-3754                         888 677-2900
1200 N Main St
St Martinville     LA     70582
local Acadian and Creole culture
Last Update    3 /29/2004

  Los Adaes SHS  State Historic Site                     LA SP
318 472-9449                         888 677-5378
6354 Hwy 485
Robeline       LA     71449
site of Spanish/French interaction
Last Update    3 /29/2004

  Louisiana Office of Forestry  State Agency                     LA A&F
225 925-4500
5825 Florida Blvd
MAIL PO Box 1628 Baton Rouge 70821
Baton Rouge   LA     70806

  Louisiana Division of Wildlife & Fisheries  State Agency         LA W&F 
225 765-2336
2000 Quail Drive
Baton Rouge    LA     70808
Last Update    3 /17/2004

  Louisiana State Parks  State Agency          LA SP
e-mail  225 342-8111               888 677-1400
PO Box 44426
Baton Rouge     LA     70804

 Louisiana Wetland Management District Fish and Wildlife Service FWS



  11372 Hwy 143

  FarmervilleLA  71241

    The Louisiana Wetland Management District (WMD) was

    established in September 1990 in response to growing U.S. Fish

    and Wildlife Service responsibilities on lands that were off   

    traditional refuges.



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