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  • School Supply Drive in Support of Recent Louisiana Flooding

    Release Date: September 06, 2016

    The Barataria-Terrebonne National Estuary Program (BTNEP) will be conducting a school supply drive beginning on September 6, 2016, in support of those affected in the recent Louisiana flooding. Due to the devastating record setting August flooding, many schools in Ascension and Livingston Parishes have lost a lot of their supplies and equipment. BTNEP would like to help those schools get back on their feet with some of the essential supplies they need to guarantee a productive school year for their students.

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  • Discovering Biodiversity Workshop 2016

    Release Date: May 18, 2016

    Upcoming Discovering Biodiversity Educator Workshop - June 29, 2016 — 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.Barbe High School, Lake Charles, LA

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  • FALSE River WETMAAP Workshop With Teacher Stipend

    Release Date: May 04, 2016

    Date and Time: June 25, 2016; 8 AM (Registration) - 3:30 PMUsing the False River WETMAAP materials, this training supports education outreach and professional development for environmental and earth sciences formal and informal educators. This BTNEP funded session will provide an opportunity for educators to increase and enhance their knowledge and skills using topographic and wetland survey maps, aerial photography, satellite imagery and website resources for the classroom.

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  • From H-2-O: A Water Quality Workshop for Teachers

    Release Date: March 25, 2016

    From H-2-0 workshop: June 1-4, 2015. From H-2-O is a multi-day residential workshop. The workshop is held at the DeFelice Marine Center in Cocodrie, LA, Louisiana's premier marine research center.

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  • Ship Time & Shoreline Teacher Workshop

    Release Date: March 25, 2016

    July 11-15, 2016. Ship Time & Shoreline is a teacher workshop designed to immerse educators in the coastal habitats of South Louisiana. This workshop provides insight about various science methods by giving the teachers the role of scientist. Field and laboratory activities will highlight the scientific methods being used by Coastal Waters Consortium researchers.

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  • Louisiana Junior Master Naturalist/Wetlands Camps

    Release Date: March 11, 2016

    June 6-10, 2016 - Louisiana Junior Master Naturalist/Wetlands Camps at the Wetlands Acadian Cultural Center in Thibodaux - Camps welcome teens ages 13-17 to explore the beauty and history of Louisiana featuring fieldwork with experts and scientists, getting behind-the-scenes for real in-depth investigations, from restoration plantings at Port Fourchon to archeology studies.

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  • WETSHOP 2016

    Release Date: March 10, 2016

    WETSHOP 2016: July 10 – 15, 2016 @ LDWF Marine Research Lab, Grand Isle, LA. A week-long, dynamic teacher workshop that allows teachers to work with educator/scientists to learn about Louisiana coastal wetlands, issues and history. The focus of the summer workshop is to create wetland stewards of teachers in order for them to educate co-workers and students in their home parishes about coastal land loss. Fifty-five professional contact hours will be accrued upon the completion of this wetland institute. (Application Deadline May 20, 2016.)

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  • Sewage Treatment System Maintenance Class Being Offered

    Release Date: October 14, 2015

    November 3rd & 5th - You are invited to attend a free class on sewage treatment system maintenance. The information is geared toward homeowners and owners/operators of on-site sewage treatment systems as part of an effort to protect Bayou Lafourche from receiving improperly treated sewage. The information provided will help you avoid unsanitary conditions from impacting your home or business.

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  • Vanishing Pearls Viewing Party

    Release Date: September 16, 2015

    September 30 - The International Film Club and the Nicholls Student Programming Association presents: Vanishing Pearls: The Oystermen of Pointe a la Hache (2014) ​Introduction by Dr. Allyse Ferrara Wednesday, 30 September 2015 at 6:00 p.m. Peltier Auditorium Come and join us! Everyone is welcome, and the showing is free.

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  • BTNEP Hosting Estuary Artwork Event

    Release Date: September 10, 2014

    The Barataria-Terrebonne National Estuary Program (BTNEP) will be hosting its “Estuary Artworks” event at the Purple Penguin Art Company on September 27th from 1pm to 5pm in collaboration with National Estuaries Day.

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