Shreveport-Bossier COVID-19 update: Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards has instituted a gradual reopening of many businesses with occupancy restrictions, enhanced sanitation, social distancing, personal protection equipment and other appropriate protection measures necessary to protect the health and safety of the people in Louisiana. Although many businesses have been approved for limited reopening, some nonessential businesses will remain closed to the public. Before you visit a business, please call to confirm that they are open, and to find out what restrictions are being enforced.

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Zoos & Nature Centers

Known as "Sportsman’s Paradise," Louisiana is home to breath-taking adventure, beautiful nature and abundant wildlife. The many lakes, bayous, rivers and parks give visitors a chance to soak up the natural beauty of the area while providing plenty of things to do. Explore more than five miles of trails, kayaking, fishing, and wildlife viewing at the Red River National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center. Learn about the lives of chimpanzees during Chimp Haven’s Discovery Days. Zip-line over alligators at Gators and Friends Alligator Park and Exotic Zoo – just be sure to hold on tight!

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