Office of Coastal Management

Keith Lovell
Assistant Secretary
Main Phone (225) 342-7591
Fax (225) 342-9439

The Office of Coastal Management is responsible for the maintenance and protection of the state's coastal wetlands. The main function of the Office of Coastal Management is the regulation of uses in the Louisiana coastal zone, especially those which have a direct and significant impact on coastal waters. It is the goal of the Office of Coastal Management to protect, develop, and restore or enhance the resources of the state's coastal zone.

Topics of Interest


Permits & Mitigation Division


Interagency Affairs & Field Services Division


Additional Activities & Initiatives