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Grand Isle, Louisiana

Grand Isle, Louisiana is a small island in SE Louisiana. It is primarily a fishing destination. It is also a place where locals own or rent vacation homes. It is one of the few accessible beaches in Louisiana. It is also an excellent birding destination. Grand Isle combines open ocean, sandy beaches, marsh, and coastal woodlots. This mix of habitats attracts a large number of birds to Grand Isle, particularly during spring and fall migration. Below are a few photographs made of the beach and woods on the island.

Rain Puddle (during a rainstorm) Sureway Woods, Grand Isle, LA 2015

Live Oaks and Rain Puddle, Grand Isle, LA 2015

Live Oak (detail), Grand Isle, LA 2015

Gulf of Mexico from Grand Isle, LA 2015

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