Lacassine NWR, Lake Arthur, Louisiana: The dominant feature of Lacassine National Wildlife Refuge in southwestern Louisiana is Lacassine Pool, a 16,000-acre marsh enclosed by a low levee. Lacassine refuge supports one of the largest...
Tensas River NWR, Tallulah, Louisiana: The remnant bottomland-hardwood forest that makes up the terrestrial portion of Tensas River Refuge is home to the equally rare Louisiana black bear and Bachman's warblers. The aquatic portion comprises oxbow...
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Previously entitled; "OIL WELL CHECKING ON A REFUGE." The Mineral Leasing Act of 1920 authorizes oil and gas leasing on refuge lands withdrawn from the public domain. In 1994, 35 units of the Refuge System, reported active gas.