Louisiana Department of
Environmental Quality: This link takes you to the Louisiana Nonpoint
Source Pollution Program of the Department of Environmental Quality.
of Natural Resources: This link takes you to the main page.
Louisiana Department of Wildlife
and Fisheries: This link takes you to the main page.
PLANTS Database: The plant
data in this database added significantly to the plant species descriptions.
The preferred citation is:
of Agriculture: This link leads to an examination of the mechanisms
by which wetlands control pollutants.
U.S. Environmental Protection
Agency: This link takes you to the wetlands division of the Office
of Wetlands Oceans and Water. It includes descriptions of the many types
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service:
This is the National Wetlands Inventory section.
Geological Survey: The Frogwatch USA section describes the many
types of wetlands.
Point State Historic Site: Located 45 miles (72.37 kilometers)
northeast of Restoration Park, this archaeological site was the home of
a mound-building, pre-agricultural civilization between 1700 B.C. and
700 B.C. Some artifacts found at this site originated from distant places
as far away as 500 miles (804 kilometers) to the east.
Project Learning Tree: Established
in 1973, Project Learning Tree is a broad-based environmental education
Project WET: WET
is an acronym for Water Education for Teachers. Established in 1984, Project
WET provides a wealth of environmental education resources with an emphasis
on water-related issues.
Project WILD: Established
in 1983, Project WILD is an interdisciplinary, supplementary environmental
and conservation education program with an emphasis on wildlife.
Local Internet Links
Society: This link takes you to a list of Louisiana's wildlife
City of West Monroe:
Visit the City of West Monroe's main web site.
Visit Newton Caldwell's excellent web site detailing the latest events
in nearby Kiroli Park.
Monroe-West Monroe Convention
& Visitors Bureau: Find out what's happening in the Monroe-West
Monroe area! Offices are located next to the Wetlands Park.
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