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Louisiana, to commemorate the LouisXIV of France King named.
The state is BatonRouge, located in the southern part of the state,
Mississippi River on the east coast, the population of 50000. Port and city of
NewOrleans, located in the mouth of the Mississippi River. Population Liusanwan,
large urban areas, forty thousand. According to statistics, the annual import
and export of goods amounted to one hundred and twenty million tons, second only
to New York, the second largest port in the United states.
There are 25 institutions of higher learning in the state. Of which the most
famous is the Louisiana State University, founded in 1860 in 2001 years, the
treatment of locations in Baton Rouge, three campuses, the students of about
This state has three characteristics: first, the terrain is the lowest state in
the United States. It is located on the lower Mississippi River, including the
island toe delta plain, the average height of 30 meters, the river often flooded
in. Second, the crop, sugar and sweet potato in the United States, are the
first. Rice yield column second. Besides producing walnut Pecan, soybean, cotton
and corn. Third, mineral, oil production in Texas, the second column. Sulfur
production column first.
Louisiana is a sub tropical monsoon humid climate. Hot and humid in summer, mild
in winter. Annual average temperature, the most northern part is 18 degrees
Celsius, the Mississippi River mouth 1. August average maximum temperature of 28
degrees Celsius, the average minimum temperature of 8 degrees Celsius in
January. Average growth period was 220-320 days. The average annual rainfall of
1200 mm in Shreve Porter, between New Orleans and Baton Rouge 1600 mm. Abundant
rainfall, long growth period, soil fertility is the favorable conditions for the
development of agriculture.
Jackson Square is located in the New Orleans French Quarter, mimicking the
famous French Vosges around is Decatur street, St. Peter street, St. Anne street
and Chartres street, in 1960 was listed as a national historic landmark, is one
of the most famous New Orleans Square.
The bishop of St. Louis cathedral is located in the French Quarter of New
Orleans, Jackson Square for the Mississippi River in the heart of New Orleans,
is the Cathedral of the bishop of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New Orleans,
is also a number of facing the main square of the Catholic Church in the United
St. Louis cathedral's history can be traced back to 1718, 1718 first church in
this building, the third bridge was built in 1789, 1793 was promoted as the
cathedral, 1850 were substantially rebuilt, 1789 remaining structure rarely. The
church by Pope Paul VI design, in 1789 began building, completed in 1850, John
Paul II in 1987 to visit the church, at present the church followers of up to
6000 people. This looks spectacular and gorgeous interior of St. Louis bishop
cathedral has become one of New Orleans's most popular churches, every day from
around the world and Hindus to visit this prayer and visit.
Black Lake National Wildlife Refuge is located in Washita County, Louisiana,
Louisiana five wildlife reserve, one of, established in 1977, covers an area of
4200 acres, is a civilization ocean protected area, the world tourists.