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Operations resume at National Wildlife Refuges in southeast La.

3 years 3 months 2 days ago October 17, 2013 Oct 17, 2013 Thursday, October 17 2013 October 17, 2013 1:21 PM in News
Source: Natl. Wildlife Refuges
By: Brian Waldrep

Lacombe- Operations have resumed at National Wildlife Refuge facilities operated by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in Southeast Louisiana.

This includes all facilities at  Atchafalaya, Bayou Sauvage, Bayou Teche, Big Branch Marsh, Bogue Chitto, Breton, Delta, and Mandalay National Wildlife Refuges.

Hunting, fishing, boating, hiking activities and boat launch access is now available.

The refuge visitor center on Hwy 434 in Lacombe is also open.  Access to the grounds and trails of the site is has resumed during normal business hours.

The National Wildlife Refuge System, managed by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, is the world's premier system of public lands and waters set aside to conserve America's fish, wildlife and plants.

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