Water Resources Development Program

To manage and implement the water resources programs and projects related to dams, non-coastal levees, reservoirs, statewide flood control, interstate compacts, cooperative agreements with state, federal and local agencies, and other water related projects and programs. 
Louisiana has enormous water resources and water-related concerns. The Water Resources Section, in cooperation with other water-related agencies, is committed to the prudent use of those resources and resolution of those concerns which are essential to the maintenance and enhancement of the quality of life and economic well-being of the citizens of the State.


Location Information
Physical AddressPublic Works & Water Resources Division
1201 Capital Access Rd.
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Mailing AddressP.O. Box 94245
Baton Rouge, LA 70804-9245
Phone Number(225) 379-3015
(225) 379-3023
Fax Number(225) 379-3002