Landowner Options

A number of organizations can work with Louisiana landowners t odevelop other options besides logging of cypress swamps. These options may include purchase of title, conservation easements, or donation for tax benefits.

American Land Conservancy

Mississippi River Office

Route 1, P.O. Box 600C

Marble Hill, MO 63764

Phone: 573-866-9989

Web: http://www.alcnet.org

 

Conservation Fund

895 Park Avenue

Mandeville, LA 70448

Phone: 571-212-7985

Web: http://www.conservationfund.org

 

The Nature Conservancy

P.O. Box 4125

Baton Rouge, La. 70821

Phone: 225-338-1040

Fax: 225-338-0103

Web: http://www.nature.org

 

Trust for Public Land

New Orleans Office

1137 Baronne Street

New Orleans, LA 70113

Phone: 504-620-5142

Fax: 504-620-5150

Web: http://www.tpl.org

 

Baton Rouge Audubon Society

PO Box 82525

Baton Rouge, LA 70884-2525

Web: http://www.braudubon.org

 

The Land Trust for Southeast Louisiana

P.O. Box 1636

Hammond, LA 70404

Phone: (504) 628-5245

 

Louisiana Audubon Council

Barry Kohl, Conservation Chair

Phone: 504-861-8465

Web: http://www.louisianaaudubon.org

 

Orleans Audubon Society

801 Rue Dauphine St., #304

Metairie, La 70005-4608

Web: http://www.jjaudubon.net