Event Details

Bayou Teche National Wildlife Refuge

The Bayou Teche National Wildlife Refuge in Franklin was established to provide critical habitat for the Louisiana black bear. The refuge provides a home for an abundance of wildlife including neotropical songbirds, wading birds, waterfowl, reptiles, and amphibians. Options include the Franklin Walking Trail and the Boardwalk.

Cotten Road/Green Foundation Property

Green Foundation property off Cotten Road, During the winter months, this bottomland hardwood forest includes wet sites that attract Great Blue Heron, White Ibis, Pied-billed Grebe, Double-crested and Neotropic cormorants, Lesser Scaup, and Ring-necked Duck, along with raptors such as Red-tailed and Sharp-shinned hawks, Merlin, American Kestrel and American bald eagle.

Bayou Teche National Wildlife Refuge - Franklin Walking Trail or Boardwalk

Franklin Walking Trail - Friday, 2 pm

Boardwalk - Friday, 2 pm

Cotten Road/Green Foundation Property - Saturday, 2 pm

Venue Information

Bayou Teche National Wildlife Refuge
1725 Willow Street
Franklin, LA 70538

Organizer Information

Cajun Coast

900 Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard
Franklin, LA 70538

More Events

Christal Carter
(985) 380-8224
[email protected]