Photos & Multimedia
See what's happening at Jean Lafitte through photos and multimedia. You can also find out what's new with the crew via park social media.
Check out the park's photo gallery here to see pictures of volunteers at work, park programs, and more.
At BioBlitz 2013 in May, scientists, students, staff from the National Park Service and National Geographic, and community members hit the trails and waterways at the Barataria Preserve for a 24-hour inventory blitz of every living thing. Links to videos, information about species, and more are available at the BioBlitz 2013 page.
For a virtual tour of the Barataria Preserve, click here.
Coming soon---a self-guided tour of sites in New Orleans and St. Bernard Parishes associated with the Battle of New Orleans and the War of 1812's New Orleans campaign in 1814-1815.
For a closer look at south Louisiana, visit the multimedia page. Follow researchers as they learn more about park habitats or discover the secrets of delta dynamics.
Did You Know?
Alligators have two eyelids! The second inner eyelid is clear and used like goggles while the alligator is under water. These amazing reptiles have been around since before the dinosaurs, and they are designed for life in the water.