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Holly Beach (flickr.com)
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12 Louisiana Beaches Show High Bacteria Levels

Beach goers with weak immune systems should avoid getting in the water.

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Tropical Storm Edouard Heads For Gulf Coast
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Sea Level Rising In Louisiana Four Times Faster Than Global Average

Rising sea levels are threatening the western side of Louisiana’s coast.

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Atchafalaya Basin ( image Army Corps Engineers )
Atchafalaya Basin ( image Army Corps Engineers )
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Proposed Atchafalaya Basin Pipeline Is Upsetting Environmental Groups

Not everyone is happy with the proposal to install an underground pipeline through the Atchafalaya Basin.

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New Hendrix Plant KPEL Image
New Hendrix Plant KPEL Image
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Rare Plant Named After Rock Guitar Legend Jimi Hendrix

California researchers have named a newly discovered rare plant after Jimi Hendrix.

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Feral Hog Shoot (youtube)
Feral Hog Shoot (youtube)
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USDA Aerial Gunnery At Feral Hogs: 1st Refuges, Now Farms

Farmers are paying to join a USDA program that brings marksmen to shoot from helicopters at feral hogs.

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wildfire (wikispaces.com)
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Ag Department Warns Of Increased Wildfire Risk In Louisiana

The state agriculture department says 19 parishes have enacted burn bans due to the low rainfall totals over the last two months.

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Dead Zone Map (Photo Courtesy of Tulane University via NOAA.gov)
Dead Zone Map (Photo Courtesy of Tulane University via NOAA.gov)
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Deadline Approaches For $1M Contest To Fight ‘Dead Zones’

Tulane University is accepting entries for ideas on how to combat "dead zones" in the Gulf of Mexico--and elsewhere around the globe.

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La. Gulf Coast (Google Maps)
La. Gulf Coast (Google Maps)
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Louisiana Politicians Go To Court Blaming Big Oil For Coastal Ruin

he oil industry has left a big footprint on Louisiana, but its legacy is being questioned like never before.

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NOAA Research Vessel (Photo Courtesy of nola.com)
NOAA Research Vessel (Photo Courtesy of nola.com)
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Dead Zone Cruise Cancelled Due To Engine Troubles

Engine troubles aboard a federal research ship have forced the cancellation of this year's survey of the "dead zone" in the Gulf of Mexico.

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Flower Garden Banks Map (Photo Courtesy of US Geological Survey)
Flower Garden Banks Map (Photo Courtesy of US Geological Survey)
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NOAA: Mass Die-Off At Marine Sanctuary Off Louisiana, Texas

The reef is part of the Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary.

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formosan termite (youtube.com)
formosan termite (youtube.com)
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Formosan Termite Infestations Growing In Baton Rouge

The Formosan termite were first discovered in Louisiana in 1965 and found to be much more aggressive than the native species of termite.

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Louisiana Beac h (commons.wikimedia)
Louisiana Beac h (commons.wikimedia)
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Louisiana Provides Beach Water Quality Report On Web Site

Advisories are posted online, as well as on signs at the beaches, to give people more information about possible health risks.

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