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Black Bayou Lake
National Wildlife Refuge

480 Richland Place
Monroe, LA   
E-mail: northlouisianarefuges@fws.gov
Phone Number: 318-387-1114
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Black Bayou Lake NWR offers great fishing, hunting and wildlife observation opportunities.
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  Wildlife and Habitat

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Cherrybark oak, cedar elm, ash, hickories and willow oaks dominate the lower areas while shortleaf pine, loblolly pine, mockernut hickory and post oaks dominate the upland sites. Common wildlife seen include alligators, wood ducks, bird-voiced treefrogs, broad-banded water snakes, red-eared sliders, green herons, coyotes, skunks, and white-tailed deer.

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