Cat Island National Wildlife Refuge Updated:11/2013

Cat Island National Wildlife Refuge was established on October 27, 2000 as the 526th refuge in the National Wildlife Refuge System. It is located near the town of St. Francisville, Louisiana, which is 30 miles north of Baton Rouge. The refuge was established to conserve, restore, and manage native forested wetland habitats for migratory birds, aquatic resources, and endangered and threatened plants and animals. Additionally, it was created to encourage the use of volunteers and facilitate partnerships among the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, local communities, and conservation organizations to promote public awareness of resources of the refuge and the National Wildlife Refuge System.

Driving Directions to the Refuge
From U.S. Highway 61 go north of St. Francisville to Highway 66 and turn left (west toward Angola). After 1.5 miles, turn left on Solitude Road. Go about 3.5 miles and turn right at the refuge sign. Go another 1.5 miles to the refuge entrance. Enjoy your visit to Cat Island National Wildlife Refuge!


Contact Cat Island National Wildlife Refuge

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Contact Cat Island National Wildlife Refuge

U.S Fish & Wildlife Service
P.O. Box 217
Sibley, MS  39165
Phone: (601) 442-6696
Fax: (601) 446-8990


Service Area

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  • West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana