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  Louisiana

  Avery Island

  Jungle Gardens

  Highway 329

  Avery Island   LA  70513    

  Phone   337 369-6243

  Web Site  http://www.tabasco.com/tabasco_history/visit_avery_island.cfm

  Description  200 acre garden & wildlife center featuring local animals and egrets

  Type of Resource   Nature

  Primary Focus  Garden

  New or Updated:    1/1/2005
 

  Baton Rouge

  America's Wetland

  PO Box 44249

  Baton Rouge   LA   70804    

  Web Site  http://www.americaswetland.com/custompage.cfm?pageid=31

  Toll Free  866 4WETLAND

  E-mail  mailto:americaswetland@mcopr.com

  Description  campaign to preserve coastal Louisiana, birding trail map

  Type of Resource   Nature

  Nature of Group or Site  Association

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Ecology

  New or Updated:    5/3/2005

 

  Louisiana
 
Baton Rouge
 
BREC Bluebonnet Swamp Conservation Area
  
10503 North Oak Hills Parkway
 
Baton Rouge  LA  70810    

  Phone   225 757-8905
 
Web Site  http://www.brec.org/index.cfm?md=pagebuilder&tmp=home&nid=633&cpid=379&cfmid=0&catid=0
 
Alt Web  http://online-batonrouge.com/gallery/bbswamp.htm
 
Description  self guided trail through forest and 65 acre swamp, nature center with exhibits and picnic facilities
 
Type of Resource   Nature
 
Nature of Group or Site  Nature Center
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Conservation
 
New or Updated:   6/30/2005

Baton Rouge
LSU Herbarium
A257 Life Sciences Annex
Department of Biological Sciences
Baton Rouge LA 70803
Phone 225 578-8564
Web Site http://www.herbarium.lsu.edu/homepage.html
E-mail mailto:dfergu1@lsu.edu
Alt Web http://www.biology.lsu.edu/facilities/herbarium/
Description founded 1869, holds 165,000 specimens, concentrations in lichens and fungi
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus  Science Museum
Field of Study/Science Facility  Herbarium
Research /Reading  Library
 

  Louisiana

  Baton Rouge

  LSU Hilltop Arboretum

  11855 Highland Road

  Baton Rouge  LA  70810    

  Phone   225 767-6916

  Web Site  http://appl003.lsu.edu/hilltop/hilltop.nsf/index

  E-mail  mailto:hilltop@lsu.edu

  Description  14 acre site featuring native LA trees & shrubs

  Type of Resource   Nature

  Primary Focus  Garden

  Nature of Group or Site  Outdoor

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Arboretum

  New or Updated:       7/21/2005

Florien
Hodges Gardens Park & Wilderness Area
Highway 171
Florien LA 71429
Phone 318 586-7891
Web Site http://www.hodgesgardens.com/
Description privately owned 4700 acres with 40 acre garden, 225 acre fishing lake, campgrounds & trails
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Garden
Kind of Activity Trails
Nature of Group or Site Outdoor Recreation
New or Updated: 06/06/2003

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