The Barataria Preserve is one of six sites comprising Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve. The Barataria Preserve interprets the culture of people, past and present, who settled the delta and the unique ecosystem which sustained them. It preserves a representative example of the... more
Bayou Segnette State Park offers the best of everything. Just a thirty-minute drive across the Mississippi River from New Orleans, a multitude of recreational opportunities awaits visitors of all ages--boating, fishing, canoeing, picnicking, playgrounds and, of course, swimming in the wave pool, as... more
Grand Isle State Park is 2 miles of beaches with great local fishing; including the last wild beach on Grand Isle. Our pier is the only pier in Louisiana that extends into the Gulf...a 900-foot long public fishing pier with a nearby fish-cleaning station. State officials say that over 280 species... more
Visit Grand Isle...Louisiana's only beachfront! Stop in to learn about the great places to see and activities to do. Information & directions to Grand Isle restaurants representing the Jefferson Louisiana Oyster Trail, get all the scoop on the unofficial Fishing Rodeo Capital of the U.S. Home... more
Visit Louisiana Coast is a regional destination marketing coalition that advocates the sustainable development of coastal communities and the protection of fragile wetlands, and promotes the unique Louisiana Coast's natural, outdoor recreational and cultural experiences to visitors and residents.
The Mississippi River Delta is made up of campaign staff from Environmental Defense Fund, National Audubon Society, National Wildlife Federation, Coalition to Restore Coastal Louisiana and Lake Pontchartrain Basin Foundation, working collaboratively to restore the Mississippi River Delta. We are... more
Stop in to learn about the great places to see and activities to do. Information & directions to Lafitte restaurants representing the Jefferson Louisiana Oyster Trail, get details on the Lafitte-Barataria Museum and Wetland Trace nature boardwalk, Swamp Tours, and independent fishing charter... more