Atchafalaya National Wildlife Refuge is located roughly between Lafayette and Baton Rouge, Louisiana. The refuge is on the east side of the Atchafalaya River. To the north LA Hwy 190 provides an entry via Hwy 975. To access the refuge from Interstate 10, exit to Hwy 975 and travel north.
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Wildlife conservation is at the heart of the National Wildlife Refuge System. It drives everything on U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service lands and waters managed within the Refuge System, from the purposes for which ais established, to the recreational activities offered, to the resource management tools used. Using conservation best practices, the Refuge System manages Service lands and waters to help ensure the survival of native wildlife species.