Reports, Maps & Data


Turtle Cove submits an annual report describing its activities and how many people were served through education, outreach, and research activities. We've also provided a list of relevant maps for the region.


Annual Reports

CY 2022 Annual Report

CY 2019 Annual Report

CY 2018 Annual Report

CY 2017 Annual Report

CY 2016 Annual Report

FY 2005/06 - 2006/07 Biennial Report [post-Katrina]

FY 2007/08 - 2008/09 Biennial Report


Downloadable Maps

To save these images to your hard drive, right-click the link and select "Save target/link as". To view a file, left-click the link. We also have larger TIFF versions of these images if you would like to use them. Send an email request to Rob Moreau [], and we will get them to you via CD.


Western half of Lake Pontchartrain (JPG, 9.5MB)

Black and white image includes portions of Lake Maurepas, the cities of Mandeville and Ponchatoula, and the lakeshores of Metairie and Kenner


Colorized image of the Manchac WMA (JPG, 5MB)


Links to Maps 

lumcon mapLake Pontchartrain Data | Lake Pontchartrain Field Station Info
Online monitoring of water quality and weather data in the Lake Pontchartrain Basin provided through a partnership of LUMCON, Tulane, and Turtle Cove.



lsu agri-climate mapManchac Weather Monitoring Station at Turtle Cove
Weather data for Manchac region provided through a partnership of LSU Agri-Climate Center and Turtle Cove. Unfortunately, this station has been inactive since Katrina; however, it is scheduled to return Fall of 2010. Select the Manchac weather monitoring station, and view the current data or create graphs showing long-term trends of the data.



Images that illustrate the problems of coastal erosion and wetland loss. Images are in many different forms, including GIS, AVHRR, and aerial.



national wetlands research centerNational Wetlands Research Center

Wetland maps, information, and animations of wetland loss projections.