Welcome!

We welcome you to Acadiana Master Naturalist. Whether you are here to visit or to learn more or to become a master naturalist, we are excited to share our knowledge and our love of all things in South Louisiana-and more. Our site is fluid-we’re always adding more information because, as...

Member Area

Two things are required to be considered an active Acadiana Master Naturalist member: 1) Recording volunteer and advanced training hours and 2) paying dues. Chapter dues are due in June. Members-in-training are not required to pay dues in the year that they receive their initial training. The initial training fee covers...

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Email Acadiana Master Naturalists: acadianamasternaturalist@gmail.com Email AMN-Birding: AMNBirding@gmail.com  

Local Resources

Natural Places and Organizations in Acadiana, Louisiana and Surrounding Areas     Acadiana Native Plant Project, http://greauxnative.org/ Acadiana Park Nature Station  http://www.naturestation.org/ Audubon Louisiana, http://la.audubon.org Bayou Vermilion District http://www.bayouvermiliondistrict.org/ Cajun Prairie Habitat Preservation Society, http://cajunprairie.org/ Coalition to Restore Coastal Louisiana (CRCL), http://www.crcl.org/ Crosby Arboretum, Picayune, Miss.  http://crosbyarboretum.msstate.edu/ Coutiere Forest, New Orleans http://neworleanscitypark.com/in-the-park/couturie-forest...

Become a Master Naturalist

Become an Acadiana Master Naturalist! The primary purpose of the ACADIANA MASTER NATURALISTS (AMN) program is to educate Louisiana citizens about their flora and fauna, as well as other aspects of their environment, ecosystem and natural history. Once certified, the Acadiana Master Naturalists are required to use their talents to...

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What is the Acadiana Master Naturalists Program The Acadiana Master Naturalists Program is a unique opportunity for nature enthusiasts of all levels and 18 years and older to learn more about the ecological systems unique to Acadiana. Workshops are held in the spring usually beginning in January and ending with...