The Country’s Largest Swamp Is Right Here In Louisiana And You’ll Want To Visit

In south central Louisiana you’ll find one of our country’s most magical natural resources, The Atchafalaya Swamp. Nestled in the heart of Cajunland, The Atchafalaya Swamp is more than just a swamp. It’s a major resource for the people who live around it, and a major contribution to our Cajun and Creole roots. Let’s take a look at some reasons why it’s so special.

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