This committee is dedicated to raising environmental awareness in Southwest Louisiana.
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The Environmental Affairs Committee meets the 2nd Thursday of each month.
April 9, 7:30 a.m. SEED Center, Stockwell-Sievert Board Room
May 14, 7:30 a.m. SEED Center, Stockwell-Sievert Board Room
The Lake Charles meeting of the Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority (CPRA) is scheduled for August 19, 2020, at 9:30 a.m. at the Lake Charles Civic Center. For more information, email Laurie Cormier, firstname.lastname@example.org.
The next Chenier Plain meeting will be Tuesday, May 12, 2020, at 5 p.m. at the Vermilion Parish Police Jury.
E-Recycle Day set for March 14. To download flyer, click HERE.
2020 Trash Bash Scheduled for April 18. To download flyer, click HERE.
Report sightings of the invasive species Apple Snail
- ANS Hotline: 225-756-3977
- ANS Email: AquaticInvasives@wlf.la.gov
- These are the best way of reporting ANS sightings to LDWF.
- Sighting of new locations are verified.
- Pictures or specimen, coordinates and contact information make it easier for us to confirm identification.
To learn more about the apple snail, click HERE.
Environmental News & Resources
MISSION STATEMENT: The mission of the Environmental Affairs Committee of the Chamber Southwest is to identify environmental issues that affect the citizens and businesses of Southwest Louisiana, and then facilitate continuous improvements on those issues.