1. New Bucktown Marsh Boardwalk: Model for Sustainable Tourism and Livable Neighborhoods

    An exciting new public infrastructure project opened in May to the public along Lake Pontchartrain.  It is the new Bucktown Wetlands Boardwalk located within a 3.4-acre man-made marsh in Jefferson Parish near the 17thStreet Canal.  Right in our own” backyard”, residents and visitors will now b…Read More

  2. coastal tours

    News On The Louisiana Coast! $24.8 Million In Recovery Projects Approved

    Louisiana has one of the highest rates of wetlands loss in the world - losing a football field of coastal land on average of every 100 minutes. This land is integral to our culture. It sits as home to many historic communities, provides a base for a nearly $1 billion dollar statewide seafood industr…Read More

  3. The Power of Eco-Tours

    Eco-tours are an extremely eye-opening experience to witness a natural environment, and to understand the importance of conservation in protecting natural areas. The tours are designed to be both enjoyable and informative, showing first-hand the importance of preservation of our natural spaces. With…Read More