Location of Louisiana Coastal Wetlands
 
map of LA coastal wetlands
Louisiana Coastal wetlands are the longest stretch of continuous coastal wetlands in the Lower 48 states.  Wetland and surface waters are denoted in blue on the map.  The Louisiana Coastal Wetlands extend along 300 km of the coast of the Gulf of Mexico and reach as far as 130 km inland from the barrier islands to upland swamps.  The delta of the Mississippi River is seen in the South Eastern portion of the above map.
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Coarse Location Map of the United States,
 Louisiana is denoted with LA




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