Make a Big Splash with Louisiana Fishes

museum exhibit

LSUMNS Fish Exhibit 


The LSU Museum of Natural Science fish exhibit, “Making a Big Splash with Louisiana Fishes” aims to educate visitors not only about Louisiana fishes, but also about aquatic life all over the world. It touches on the Gulf of Mexico, the Mississippi River, bioluminescence, fish ecosystems, and the systematics & biogeography of fishes.







cover of fish book

The Making a Big Splash with Louisiana Fishes exhibit book aims to complement the exhibit.  In addition to the exhibit content, the book features 10 kid’s activities, a short fiction story, and a guide to Louisiana’s common fishes. Download the free pdf below or purchase a hardcopy color version either from the museum front office (119 Foster Hall) for $16.50 each (CHECKS ONLY) OR online at for $23 (includes cost of shipping).

Download Free PDF Here

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