Why Become a Member or a Sponsor?
Sponsoring Basinkeeper is a great way to show that your company or organization cares about Louisiana and the Atchafalaya Basin. You also get advertising and recognition through our website and newsletters.

For individuals and families, joining us with your low-cost membership helps restore and protect our uniquely valuable treasure-the Atchafalaya Basin-for ourselves and for our descendants.

The Atchafalaya Basinkeeper is a 501c3 non-profit organization and donations are tax deductible.


        With your help the Atchafalaya Basinkeeper will:
  • Respond promptly to complaints through our toll free hotline: 877-96-BASIN (877-962-2746).
  • Patrol by air and water to monitor potentially damaging activities in the Basin.
  • Take legal action against polluters and violators when necessary.
  • Review all wetland permits concerning the Basin.
  • Review all pipeline canals, access canals and location canals to make sure that they complied with their Corps permits.
  • Our government should work for us. We will do whatever it takes to keep them honest.
  • All major activities will be posted on the Basinkeeper website for easy access by you.
  • Monitor for illegal cypress-tupelo logging on all the major basins in south Louisiana.
  • Continue the cypress comapign to stop unsustainable cypress logging.
  • Expand the Save Our Cypress Coalition.
  • Educate students about wetlands and the Atchafalaya Basin.
  • Teach adults about wetlands and the Atchafalaya Basin by expanding our seminars to civic groups and conferences.
  • Conduct research to better understand and manage the Atchafalaya Basin.
     For more information, please see our Master Plan.
Join or Sponsor
Basinkeeper today!


You may also contribute with a check:
Please make checks payable to:
Atchafalaya Basinkeeper
162 Croydon Ave.
Baton Rouge, LA 70806

We are a 501c3 non-profit, so all contributions are tax deductible.


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Atchafalaya Basinkeeper ® Sponsors

        Annual Memberships
  • Student...................................$15
  • Commercial Fisherman.....$20
  • Basic.......................................$30
  • Family.....................................$55
  • Supporter......................$50-$99
  • Swamper..................$100-$499
  • Guardian...................$500-$999
  • Steward..........................$1,000+


        Business Sponsors
  • Business Sponsors
  • Non-profit Sponsors
  • Government Sponsors