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Black Bayou Lake National Wildlife Refuge, LA

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Black Bayou Lake National Wildlife Refuge

Black Bayou Lake National Wildlife Refuge was established in 1997 through a unique partnership with the city of Monroe, Louisiana. The 2,000 acre scenic lake is owned by the city and serves as its secondary...[more]

Address

480 Richland Place
Monroe, LA
Phone:318-387-1114
Email:northlouisianarefuges@fws.gov

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Directions

Black Bayou Lake NWR is located just north of Monroe, Louisiana off U.S. Hwy 165. Approximately 1.3 miles north of the CenturyTel corporate headquarters turn east on Richland Drive. Cross Bayou DeSiard and the railroad tracks. The visitor center is on the right side of the road. Follow refuge signs to other facilities. Brochure maps, available at the visitor center, will show other access points

Activities
  • BOATING BOATING
  • FISHING FISHING
  • WILDLIFE VIEWING WILDLIFE VIEWING
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