Images - Barataria Preserve

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Image of alligator floating in a bayou
An American alligator floats in a bayou at the Barataria Preserve. Credit: National Park Service.
 
Image of swamp scene with baldcypress trees and water
Baldcypress trees can be found along the Bayou Coquille Trail at the Barataria Preserve. Credit: National Park Service
 
Image of two children walking along a bayou on a boardwalk trail
Boardwalk trails like the Marsh Overlook Trail let people walk through the Lousiana wetlands at the Barataria Preserve. Credit: National Park Service
 
Image of marsh with a grove of trees on the horizon
The overlook at the end of the Barataria Preserve's Marsh Overlook Trail provides a sweeping view of the marsh; the row of trees in the distance have taken root on higher ground. Credit: National Park Service
 
Image of palmettos and Spanish moss in the swamp
Spanish moss and dwarf palmettos abound in the Barataria Preserve. Credit: National Park Service
 
Image of a wide dirt trail leading into thick green woods
The Plantation Trail is on the east side of the Barataria Preserve, where land is higher and usually drier. Credit: National Park Service
 
Image of park ranger talking to visitors
Guided walks and other ranger programs are offered at the Barataria Preserve on a regular basis. Credit: National Park Service
 
Image of a little boy looking at an exhibit about the Mississippi River and its deltas
The Barataria Preserve Visitor Center contains exhibits about coastal Louisiana: its plants and animals, its history, and its future. Credit: National Park Service

Last updated: April 14, 2015

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