Bayou Cocodrie National Wildlife Refuge

Bayou Cocodrie National Wildlife Refuge

Address:PO Box 1772
Ferriday, LA 71334

Phone:318-336-7119
Fax:318-336-5610
Web: bayoucocodrie.fws.gov
Established: 1992.
Location:In Concordia Parish in east-central Louisiana, 3 miles south of Ferriday.
Activities:Hunting, fishing, hking, eeducational programs, bird watching.
Special Features:The bald eagle, peregrine falcon, and the Louisiana black bear can occasionally be found in the refuge.
Habitats: 11,255 acres of bottomland hardwoods in the Mississippi River delta.
Access: Open during daylight hours.
Wild life: Migratory waterfowl, swallows, herons, egrets, white-tailed deer, turkey, vultures, owls.

See other parks in Louisiana.
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The migration routes, stopover points, and breeding habitat of neotropical songbirds in Louisiana will benefit from the planting of 150,000 native bottomland hardwoods on the Bayou Cocodrie National Wildlife Refuge.