"Supports Green Initiatives" designates a hotel's participation in an optional environmental program that includes the use of energy-efficient lighting, guestroom towel/linen re-use, and on-premise recycling. "Supports Green Initiatives" does not represent an official certification of any kind.
The biggest concentration of rice mills and dryers in South Louisiana. The tall buildings are the dryers, in which hot air is pumped through the fresh product. In the late summer, this area is enveloped in a cloud of rice dust as trucks are weighed and unload their harvest.