Jean Lafitte National Park

If you visit the Barataria Preserve, part of the Jean Lafitte National Park, can experience a mosaic of habitats and you may be lucky enough to hear about the bright yellow songbird, also known as the Prothonotary warblerResearcher Katie Percy, is one of several avian biologists tracking the habits and habitat use of these birds in an effort to predict how changes in the coastal ecosystem might affect them and other residents of the area.