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1 Spring/Sum m er 2009 Vol. 4 Issue /2009 Louisiana's Natural Areas Registry: Private landowners conserving our state's natural heritage CONTENTS

2 LA Forest Stew ardship New sletter SO, JUST HOW DOES THE REGISTRY WORK?

3 Spring/Sum m er 2009 Natural Com m unities of Louisiana (2007) Ecoregions of Louisiana

4 LA Forest Stew ardship New sletter 2009 Louisiana Southern Pine Beetle Prediction

5 Spring/Sum m er 2009 Night-time Shooting Permits for Feral Hogs and Coyotes LA W ildlife & Fisheries Regions

6 LA Forest Stew ardship New sletter HOW TO APPLY Louisiana Department of W ildlife and Fisheries West Gulf Coast Plain Prescribed Burning Initiative U.S. Fish and W ildlife Service LANDOWNER BENEFITS WHO IS ELIGIBLE? RANKING PROCESS

7 A Day in the Field Spring/Sum m er 2009

8 Louisiana Department of Agriculture & Forestry Mike Strain DVM, Commissioner Office of Forestry PostO fice Box Florida Blvd. Baton Rouge, LA NON-PROFIT PERMIT NO. 965 U.S. POSTAGE PAID BATON ROUGE, LA Louisiana Forest Stewardship Newsletter

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