Law Enforcement at Jean Lafitte
For emergencies when visiting the park, always call 911 for help.
If you're visiting the park and see
call 1-855-289-7412 for National Park Service Law Enforcement Response.
Did You Know?
The opossum is North America's only native marsupial! The female will carry young in her pouch for 2-3 months and then on her back another 1-2 months. A female will usually have 7-8 babies, and each one latches onto one of 13 teats in her pouch.