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  • Crews Remove Abandoned Boats Blighting Bayous

    December 13, 2011 7:59 AM

    HOUMA, La. (AP) - Dozens of abandoned boats that have been blighting bayous in Terrebonne Parish are being removed. Crews started work this past week. They will continue to dismantle and dispose of the decaying vessels through the end of the month. It can be messy work, because many of... more »
  • Water lilies clogging lakes and bayous

    August 31, 2011 9:40 AM

    HOUMA, La. (AP) - Water lilies are clogging some south Louisiana lakes and bayous, causing problems for commercial and recreational shrimpers. And The Houma Courier reports the problem will become more complicated next year, when the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - citing budget cuts - plans to eliminate its... more »
  • Chopping-down the drainage problems

    September 17, 2010 7:57 PM

    They're invading the bayous. "They'll come out at night to feed, to eat," Tony Vidrine says. They reroute the rivers. "They'll flood crops." And- in Louisiana alone, they've caused millions of dollars in damage. "The water can't drain." Vidrine says, "it'll just back up the water." It sounds like a... more »

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