Louisiana’s seafood industry destroyed by Hurricane Ida

The Category 4 hurricane fractured parts of the industry even more than Katrina, which cost seafood companies more than $ 1 billion in 2005. NEW ORLEANS – Louisiana oyster farmers, crabbers, shrimpers and fishermen are nothing but adaptable, producing millions of pounds of seafood each year, often in waters that …

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Authorities continue to monitor blue-green algae in Lake Wylie

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Stormwater Services completed the last assessment of Lake Wylie on Monday, September 20. MECKLENBURG COUNTY, NC – No active blue-green algae blooms have been reported in two coves of Lake Wylie following a recent assessment by Charlotte-Mecklenburg Storm Water Services. According to a new statement provided by the ministry, …

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