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Department of Natural Resources P.O. Box 94396 | Baton Rouge, LA 70804-9396

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Public Information Division

The Public Information staff provides ongoing communication with the general public and a statewide media network of newspapers, broadcast news outlets, and news services through press releases, public service announcements, newsletters, informational packets, and other means. Public Information also works to maintain the highly- regarded DNR Website. Educational outreach activities and community affairs are coordinated by this office.

View the DNR News Releases archive, with content dating back to 1996. Included are news releases, news features and Web postings for the Office of the Secretary, Office of Coastal Management, Office of Mineral Resources and the Office of Conservation.