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Barataria, Louisiana is located in Jefferson Parish. Zip codes in Barataria, LA include 70036. The median home price in Barataria is $160,000. More Barataria information.

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Aerial Spraying for Mosquitos in West Jefferson planned for July 23

On Wednesday evening , areas of Grand Isle , Crown Point , and Lafitte and Barataria are scheduled to be sprayed against mosquitos, according to a parish press release.


Fri Jul 18, 2014

'Gorgeous' Jean Lafitte National Park recommended for summer travel by website

The Chalmette Battlefield is one of six sites that make up the Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Barataria Preserve.


Wed Jul 16, 2014

State's sediment diversion plan opponents speak out in Plaquemines Parish

State Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority Chairman Jerome Zeringue discusses concerns raised by fishermen about the state's plans to build sediment diversions along the Mississippi River to rebuild and nourish wetlands.


Fri Jul 11, 2014

Lots of speckled trout around Grand Isle -- but there's one problem

If you're sitting at home debating whether to make the long drive down to fish Grand Isle , you need to ask yourself a question: How do I feel about crazy fast action for undersized speckled trout ? Are you the type of angler who views 11-inch specks as ungrateful bait-stealers, just one caste rung above loathed hardheads? If you're in the first ... (more)


Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Times-Picayune

eCards put Louisiana's marshes on GPS screens

The Standard Mapping eCard replaces the background map of a Lowrance GPS unit, showing the Louisiana marsh as it actually appears.


Tue Jul 08, 2014

As Louisiana brown shrimp season nears end, another area closure announced

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries on Tuesday, July 8, 2014, announced another spring inshore shrimp area closure.


Tue Jul 01, 2014

Jean Lafitte National Historical Park makes CNN's natural wonders list

Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Barataria Preserve has been deemed one of the nation's 50 natural wonders, according to CNN.


Fri Jun 27, 2014

Short Louisiana brown shrimp season nears end as area closure announced

As the curtailed inshore brown shrimp season nears its end, shrimp prices remain high in part due to a dearth of Asian imports.



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