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|Ecotourism project leads to three canoeing trails|
A privately funded ecotourism project administered by the LSU AgCenter has led to development of three canoeing trails in northeast Louisiana to lure adventurers to experience its bayous lined with majestic cypress trees.
The project was funded with a $115,000 grant from the Walton Family Foundation, said LSU agritourism coordinator Dora Ann Hatch. The foundation has funded projects from Memphis, Tenn., to Concordia Parish to showcase outdoor tourism opportunities.
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